Dear Courage

Dear Courage

Today’s article is part of our summer series, “Be of Good Courage.” Dear Courage,  You are always there for me, but it is up to me to let you in.  You have physically shown up when I encountered a scorpion in my home. Do you recall how you...
The Courage to Look Past the Fear

The Courage to Look Past the Fear

Today’s article is part of our summer series, “Be of Good Courage.” I work in a nursing home, often trying to get the residents to walk as part of their physical therapy.  Occasionally, someone will have a heaping overabundance of fear. Fear...
Meet Courage

Meet Courage

Today’s article is part of our summer series, “Be of Good Courage.” Hi there! Allow me to introduce myself. I’m Courage. You may be very familiar with me, or we might only be acquaintances. Either way, it’s a pleasure to formally meet you.  The...
No Regrets

No Regrets

Today’s article is part of our summer series, “Be of Good Courage.” “Come in, I want to show you something,” my mother said as I stood at her front door holding a few bags of produce.  “I can’t, Mom, it’s for your safety.”  “But I’m making...
A Daniel Kind of Courage

A Daniel Kind of Courage

Today’s article is part of our summer series, “Be of Good Courage.” It’s 6th century B.C. and many Jews are captives in Babylon. King Darius has made a decree that nobody can pray to anyone or any god other than him. If someone breaks the decree, the...