Conflict Is More About Feelings Than Ideology

The world is markedly different based on one’s experience. Children of the Great Depression, of Civil Rights, and veterans of Viet Nam may share a bus, a church, and a government, but they live in different worlds. Conflicts that arise among people are not based as much on ideology as they are feelings. A man […]

How Galapagos Animals Preach This Beatitude

My morning walk is a precious time of peace, quiet, and the pursuit of relationship with the deer, squirrels, and birds living in the woods along the creek. I learned a lot about bringing a peaceful spirit to animals from Saint Francis, but more recently, by reading about the tame animals of the Galapagos. Conflict […]