by Lance Cashion
“Whenever the status quo is threatened by an outsider, the insiders fight back. If you are doing things right – if you are upsetting the status quo – you will be criticized … They will call you names, denigrate, and put up barriers.”
– Seth Godin –
posts from the revolution
In all matters of life, we should set apart Jesus Christ as Lord. Our heart is our essence as moral creatures, as image-bearers and the seat of our will. It begins in our hearts. What does that look like at Christmastime?
At some point between making a hot cup of Rooibos tea, sitting in my easy chair and opening my book, I picked up my iPhone to check on the weather. Then, I began reading the news. The battle was on!
Not everyone is called to adopt or become a foster parent. However, everyone can advocate for children in the foster care system. There are almost 17,000 kids in foster care in Texas. Here are a few challenges and creative ways to help
To avoid being knocked out of the sky by a surface-to-air missile, pilots employ a tactical landing approach in dangerous places. Before I could get my head straight, we were on the ground. A soft female voice came over the intercom, “On behalf of Lufthansa, we welcome you to Erbil, Iraq. We hope you enjoyed your flight.”
The problem with a “#hashtag” movement is that it is all about emotion, it contains no plan and no perseverance. There is no real commitment because the hashtag itself is transient and short-lived by design. Hashtags are created to trend on social media.
Generational dysfunction begets generational dysfunction until the cycle is broken. To affect cultural change, people use stories.
Will you allow the culture to define who you are as a man?
“When the whole world is running towards a cliff, he who is running in the opposite direction appears to have lost his mind.”
– C.S. Lewis –
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