The God of Justice

Last night I read Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.’s Letter from Birmingham Jail. In this long, articulate, heart-breaking letter, Dr. King logically and passionately appeals to his white, fellow-pastors who are urging him against opposition to segregation. This is a very, small part of his defense of nonviolent protests:  “I hope the church as a … More The God of Justice


Walt and I love plants! Our back patio is a little oasis filled with a variety of pots filled with different kinds of plants. This summer, our daughter-in-law, Haley asked me to care for her favorite plant. When she asked, my initial thought was, “Sure, I’ll keep your fig plant. No problem.” However, after a … More Flourish