Courage and Keepin’ On

When disaster strikes, when the crisis is upon us, people tend to act swiftly and decisively, even heroically, because the need for it is so obvious. But where do we find the courage to keep on fighting the odds, facing our fears, acting out our courage in the day-to-day grind of adversity? You can read … Continued

Courage to Turn Back

Our traditional service celebrating the Days of Awe, the 10 days in between Rosh Hashanah (the Jewish New Year) and Yom Kippur (the Day of Atonement.)  Admitting a mistake is the first step toward learning from it and, if possible, making amends. Do we have the courage to admit we have hurt someone even though … Continued