Archive for: March 15, 2006

March 15, 2006

Black Families, Black Men

Sounding like a born-again social conservative, president Lyndon B. Johnson stepped to the podium and made this stirring pronouncement: “When the family collapses, it is the children that are usually damaged. When it happens on a massive scale, the community itself is crippled.”

Acts of God

Filed under: Potpourri - 15 Mar 2006

Hurricanes, Earthquakes, Tsunamis… raw power beyond our control, leaving behind unimaginable destruction, even death. I often hear people call those things Acts of God. Hearing that always reminds me how easily people see God in the bad things that happen, but miss seeing Him in the good.