Civility — A Matter of Respect

Civility — A Matter of Respect

“Civility is not about dousing strongly held views. It is about making sure that people are willing to respect other perspectives.” Jim Leach , American Academic and Former Congressman Civility is more than manners — being polite, please and thank you, and holding the...
Unwrapping the Gift of Gratitude

Unwrapping the Gift of Gratitude

“Feeling gratitude and not expressing it is like wrapping a present and not giving it.” — William Arthur Ward Once again, the year is ending and many of us are out of breath. The stress of balancing work, family, faith, and friends over the holidays can be exhausting....
Sharing the Stage

Sharing the Stage

“A candle loses nothing when it lights another candle.” — Thomas Jefferson At the end of a movie, the end credits appear featuring all the individuals who were involved in creating the film. From the lead actors to key grips, the stage is shared for all who made the...