The Challenge to Speak Up

The Challenge to Speak Up

A few weeks ago we received a brief handwritten note from a stranger. The writer explained that she had been in a minor accident with my son. (His fault.) She was not writing to complain, however, but to compliment us on his behavior during the incident. My first reaction after reading the note was the […]

The Teaching of Kindness

The Teaching of Kindness

I called this blog Putting on the New after a passage that stood out for me in Bible study one day, but I was tempted to connect it with the verse from Proverbs 31:26: “She opens her mouth with wisdom, and the teaching of kindness is on her tongue.” I love this verse, especially as […]