Over the past week, the US Supreme Court has been issui […] [This is a brief intro to the article only. Click on the title to continue reading, post your comments and browse the web site!] Go To Conscious Bridge
André Grandin has been receiving flowers, praise, and tons of love for an action he never saw as extraordinary. While driving his bus in Sweden, he noticed a 10-year-old girl crying on the side of the road. He stopped his bus with his passengers sitting there and went to […]
I grew up in the American South. I’ve been to many funerals at African-American churches. I knew that the homegoing services for Rev. Clementa Pinckney would not be a somber occasion. Pinckney was the pastor at Mother Emmanuel AME Church in Charleston, South Carolina — and one of nine […]
INSPIRATIONAL STORIES ABOUT GOD’S CARING It was my mother‘s funeral. My mother was kind and supportive. She was always there when I needed her. And I knew that she prayed for me for my entire life. When she got seriously ill, my elder sister had a new baby and […]
“The genetic changes responsible for our varying shades of color are miniscule. Just a handful of mutations out of the 3 billion letters that make up the human genome form the basis for our entire concept of race.” It’s time we start counting the ways we’re alike instead of the ways we’re different . . .
The Bible tells us to be filled with joy and praise (Philippians 4:4; Romans 15:11), so God intends for us all to live joyful lives. This is not easy for someone suffering from situational depression, but it can be remedied through God’s gifts of prayer, Bible study and application, support groups, […]
Recently, my wife and I were at a program waiting for i […] [This is a brief intro to the article only. Click on the title to continue reading, post your comments and browse the web site!] Go To Conscious Bridge
Forgiving yourself is far more challenging than forgiving someone else because you must live with yourself and your thoughts 24/7. Despite the challenge, emotionally healthy people must have the capacity to forgive themselves when they have made a mistake. When you forgive yourself, you are not pretending as though […]
Sometimes, just for kicks (and insight), I like to actually visualize what might have been like to have walked alongside the disciples as they traveled with Jesus. Because I don’t know Aramaic, and I don’t speak in “thees” and “thous,” I allow myself to imagine Jesus speaking in everyday language.