Archive for August 2014

Dear Weak Hidden Racist: What Did You Accomplish?

Dear Weak Hidden Racist: What Did You Accomplish?
Dear “Brave” Racist Vandalizing Scoundrel-   I am writing to you because your recent act of vandalism on the Nouveau Tavern, located in River North area, was not cute, but it shows how weak hidden racists are.  It is very easy to paint hate filled words on a walk from the shadows, but a real... Read more »

Jackie Robinson West-There is Crying in Baseball, and It Is Okay

Jackie Robinson West-There is Crying in Baseball, and It Is Okay
Amid all of the horrible things that have occurred in the world, especially in our little corner of the world, today children were given hope!  As the Chicago area joined together to watch the the last baseball game in the US Little League World Series, either alone, or in large groups downtown, in bars, and... Read more »

Do You Have A Leader Like Naomi In Your Life?

Do You Have A Leader Like Naomi In Your Life?
When looking for leadership examples in the bible, there are many! We are all aware of the leadership skills of Moses, Nehemiah, David, and most importantly Jesus, but as a young woman I desired more, particularly someone that I could relate to.  Thankfully, through prayer, I received another leader.  This woman of God was only... Read more »
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Yesterday I Cried.

Yesterday I cried, not because I lost anything or anyone, but because I just felt an overwhelming sense of grief. No, this was not like the premenstrual barrage of emotions that women generally feel/express, but all of a sudden, I began to look at life and just cry. I realized that someone was shot during... Read more »