Where Warriors And Friends Grow Community

Got a few days on the motorcycle with a good friend. We are college buddies and eventually we spent a few years in West Africa working together. We had many late night laughs in mud huts in some rain forest village. We grew close, and honest. We all have “friends”, but few are the ones…

Punch It In The Face Real Good?

Punch a Nazi in the face! I’ve read that line so many times on social media this week I am sick. I’ve heard people ask, “Where is the Church? Why are they not speaking up against racism and white supremacy?” Where is the church? Are you kidding me? The church sends workers to every tribe,…

Walking The Path With Others

“There is the story of a disciple who approached his teacher and asked, “It seems to me that by having good friends and advancing together with them, one has already halfway attained the way of enlightenment. Is this way of thinking correct?” The teacher replied, “This way of thinking is not correct. Having good friends…

An Ancient Tribe – The Unheard Story

“I am here because I’m a member of an ancient tribe and in my tribe we believe that every person is an image of God and this is why I am here.” While attending to a Sudanese woman’s serious wounds after being brutally abused in unspeakable ways by Sudanese soldiers during Sudan’s civil war, a…