Why does accountability fail?

Why does accountability fail?

One of the things you hear a lot in recovery is, “Accountability, accountability, accountability.” And accountability is an invaluable tool when seeking to overcome any type of behavior that is troubling or addictive. Yet, there are some pitfalls that might hinder the...
Ministry of Reconciliation Every Day

Ministry of Reconciliation Every Day

For several months now, my articles have focused on the task all Christ followers have been given by God Himself.  Found in the New Testament, the mandate is plainly stated:  Therefore, if anyone is in Christ, the new creation has come: The old has gone, the new is...
Story Slam – October 5th, 2019

Story Slam – October 5th, 2019

This Saturday (October 5th), WGA is hosting a FUNdraiser to help fund all of the various services and programs that we offer. We are having a Story Slam (think poetry slam, but with stories). This is our third one of these events, and we expect another fun night,...
My Inadequate Response to an Insensitive Question

My Inadequate Response to an Insensitive Question

One syllable. One word. That’s all that my vocal cords could release. The soap was just leaving my hands as a woman broke the silence in the ladies’ room. “How’s your daughter doing?’ “Oh, how nice of you to ask. She’s doing well. Thank you.” Her head cocked to one...