Resilience in Crisis

The Character Quality of Resilience is the most appropriate quality for this crisis. Without a crisis, there is no need for Resilience! During these unsettled times, there are no shortage of crises and the long duration has used up much of our Resilience. Finding ways...

Character and the Right Thing

Doing the right thing at the right time may require that I tap into some Humility and realize that the pandemic is not about me but us. I will have to do the right thing to limit outings, wear the mask and social distance. It is also realizing that the right social...

Courage in Crisis

We have certainly seen Courage in the COVID-19 Crisis in the tireless work of the essential workers who day after day went to work to take care of the rest of us. We have certainly seen courage in the protesters fighting for Justice. I have been grateful for and...

Endurance in Crisis

The quality of Endurance is perfect for crisis. It is the inner strength to withstand stress and do my best. With the triple threat of the pandemic, economic conditions, and the unrest of long held racial injustices, our Endurance is certainly being tried. For the...

Flexibility in Crisis

I have experienced more change in the last year of my life than at anytime I can remember. Besides the pandemic, I retired from my lifelong career about a year ago and from a part-time ministry at my church as the pandemic was rising. I went from looking forward to...