Woman in Black

nick sickelton

I wear the black for those who never read, Or listened to the words that Jesus said, About the road to happiness through love and charity, Why, you’d think He’s talking straight to you and me. Well, we’re doin’ mighty fine, I do suppose, In our streak of lightnin’ cars and fancy clothes, But just […]

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Let’s Rethink V-Day

So now that that epic Super Bowl is over (Go Pats!), we need to talk about something. There’s a certain day coming up that causes people to ignore their budgets and invest in a ton of sweets and heart-shaped things they’d never want otherwise. It turns us into some pretty loopy emotional rollercoasters. You’ve guessed […]

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The Whisper

Today, I heard The Whisper and I couldn’t be more grateful. You know the one I’m referring to, His quiet, prodding barely audible voice that strengthens and encourages you, directing your path ever so gently. I was driving home from my church where I volunteer with high schoolers. We’d been talking about idols and how […]

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Finding Your Purpose

“As I said, to put our faith in tangible goals would seem to be, at best, unwise. So we do not strive to be firemen, we do not strive to be bankers, nor policemen, nor doctors. WE STRIVE TO BE OURSELVES.” Hunter S. Thompson, author of Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas, Hells Angels, and […]

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