Religious Freedom Day

January 16 is Religious Freedom Day. The First Amendment to the Constitution gives everyone in this country the right to worship—or not—as they choose. Today our religious freedom is at risk. We should have freedom to practice our faith in our neighborhood, schools, businesses and workplaces. If a baker is forced to bake a special … Read more

Domestic Violence Awareness Month

October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month. I have no personal experience with domestic violence, although one time I encountered an abuse victim and knew so little about domestic violence that I didn’t recognize the signs. Years later in retrospect I realized that the child’s actions indicated he was a victim of child abuse. I had … Read more

National Adoption Month

November is National Adoption Month. Every child deserves a family, and there are kids, especially older children, waiting for their forever home. Every family who want children should have them. It’s love—not blood—that makes a family. If you have room in your heart for a child, consider adoption. My husband and I adopted our son. … Read more