The Task Ahead for Parents

As parents we have a tough task on our hands.  In the aftermath of yet another tragedy striking a black young man in this country, we have to help our children make sense of the concepts of justice, equity, forgiveness, healing, and the ever elusive “fairness”.   To be honest, it’s a challenge that I…

I will trust

On Monday, I experienced probably my most frightening experience since becoming a parent. I was in a meeting when I received a phone call from my daughter’s school, asking for a return call.  I was immediately concerned because her school has never before called my office number.  When I returned the call, I received chilling news….