Posts tagged Despair
Mother's Day Is An Emotional Landmine For Me

I have done some bad, bad things. Disastrous things. There is no hope for my salvation. There is no God to forgive me. Rather, I am bound to suffer the anguish of my misdeeds all the rest of my days as punishment for my sins. For I am certain that I contributed to my mother’s death.

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Do Not Despair: You Are Your Own Best Hope

This year for the first time my son cast his ballot in a presidential election. The results have him despairing for our future.

We celebrate our Veterans this week. In honor of their service and sacrifice that protects our rights and privileges, and as a citizen and a parent, I teach my son that he must not lose hope in this great democracy.  He can work to be the instrument of the change he wants to see. And so must you.

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