Just Another School Shooting in America

This morning, as I got my son ready for school, I couldn’t help but wonder if I should even send Josh to the high school for fear of his life. What kind of day is it when a parent must wonder if their child is going to get shot simply for going to school?

How […]

By |February 15th, 2018|blog|5 Comments

Killing “Simply for the Novelty of It…”

Details of the horrific murder of Nicole, a 13-year old Virginia girl, are being revealed to the public in the slaying of this innocent child. Two college-aged teens are responsible. The 18-year-old boy probably enticed this gullible girl into an inappropriate relationship with him, and she was going to expose it. Reports say that the […]

By |February 8th, 2016|blog|0 Comments

The Castaways — Young, Black Men

Like most of you, I’ve struggled to find meaning in the chaos of rioting among black communities of late for the murder of their boys. I know, as a mother, I’d be feeling the same hurt, anger and desperation. But what about the fathers? This is, perhaps, where the problem is rooted.

Back in 1954, […]

By |May 3rd, 2015|blog|0 Comments

One Life Matters: the plight of aid workers reflects a darkness over us

Vincent Cochetel warns us about a problem that is reflecting a deeper, more insidious plight of the human condition—the killing of humanitarian aid workers. This rarely happened, but in the past decade or so, it has become an all too frequent occurrence.

The sanctity of life is fading. Since the new millennium, the number of […]

By |April 6th, 2015|blog|1 Comment

Violence Among Our Kids—What Are We Teaching Them?

American youth are suffering in today’s society, and I can’t help but wonder if it’s not because we’ve relegated their upbringing to people who really don’t love them. For example, there are too many mass murdering young people using guns to kill innocent students. Who raised a child to get to this point? One young […]

By |February 20th, 2015|blog|0 Comments