After my assault, I was confronted with a life changing decision: I could be a victim, or I could be an advocate. I could become weaker, or become stronger. I could hate the world, or I could change it. I decided to change it.
In 2011, an American died of suicide every 13.3 minutes. I know that it is the 10th leading cause of death in the United States. I know that many of these people were unmedicated and even undiagnosed. And I know that many of these deaths are preventable.
1. You can’t turn on the TV without feeling someone else’s pain.
He made a mistake in calling someone out so personally when he was angry, but he owned up to that mistake while still bringing light to root issue: America’s still pretty racist (and it has real life effects).
I posted quite a few photos from Ghana. But they were with my students whom I got to know very well over my time there.
If God doesn’t make mistakes, then what was he doing with the World Wars?