WHEN IT’S TIME TO SAY NO

Just because someone holds a position of authority, it does not mean they are to be obeyed with unquestioned lockstep obedience to their demands. While we are to honor those in authority in our lives, there are times the greater expression of honor is disobedience to...

Defining Loyalty

Loyalty to leadership without being faithful to speak the truth in love no matter what the cost is evidence of an unhealthy and spiritually warped sense of duty.

Honor Where Honor is Due

I love listening to warriors, veterans of both natural and spiritual conflicts who survived to live another day. One such person was Gary Littrell who fought in Viet Nam. Due to his heroic actions, he was awarded the Medal of Honor. When speaking about his award,...

No One Left Behind

To be trapped in a life and death situation is thankfully something most of you reading these words will never have to experience. I thought after being a cop I would have endured all the drama I would ever encounter in those situations. That was true until I became a...

Believing the Best

I just had a wonderful experience. I was sent a private message letting me know that on one of my social media platforms I had been hacked. Someone posted some unseemly content without my knowledge. The kind person revealing this to me believed the best about me, and...