Over Reaction Born of Despair?

Over Reaction Born of Despair?

Alone in the office, working on my overdue blog article, I was distracted by a blurb that came across my news feed – a live shooter in California, at YouTube Headquarters.  Identified as Nasim Aghdam, the shooter appears to have become angry at YouTube over new...
Optimum Flow

Optimum Flow

The casually dressed man stood on the manicured eighteenth green of the PGA Senior Professional Championships at West Palm Beach. He stood fifty feet from the pin, determined to get to the hole in two strokes, tie for the lead, and force sudden death.  He walked...
Called to Love As Jesus Loved. . .

Called to Love As Jesus Loved. . .

Headlines often trigger emotion.  That’s what they are designed to do, after all.  The messages that claim to “spark outrage” or  promise “shocking new details” on the latest scandal will sometimes catch my attention enough to read an article, or watch a news clip. ...
Prepare Yourself to Pray

Prepare Yourself to Pray

When a man or woman comes to you with their story of abuse, they are seeking comfort and healing. And if they are people of faith, they hope that you will pray for them.  At this moment, you are God’s eyes and ears.  You are offering His gaze of love and compassion...
When They Come to You for Comfort

When They Come to You for Comfort

Where Grace Abounds is a resource for pastors, counselors, and Christian leaders who want to refer people for specialized help. It is an honor to partner with them. As one might expect, in keeping with the mission of Where Grace Abounds (WGA), it is a regular...