Everything you do matters.Everything you do matters.

Everything you do matters.

Evangel

Some years ago, I invited an author to speak on the topic of social responsibility at a large gathering of business owners. Prior to the event, as…

Fri, 03/22/2024
Three Mind-bending Words That Changed My LifeThree Mind-bending Words That Changed My Life

Three Mind-bending Words That Changed My Life

Evangel

Some things cannot be explained no matter how we may try. Even with advancements in technology, a blood test cannot explain what caused one’s rare…

Mon, 03/04/2024
Here Come The BarbariansHere Come The Barbarians

Here Come The Barbarians

Evangel

It used to be that to succeed in this world you’d need to have at least one of the following good luck charms: a higher education, parents who…

Tue, 02/06/2024
Dia De Muertos & The Kindness Of A Mexican FamilyDia De Muertos & The Kindness Of A Mexican Family

Dia De Muertos & The Kindness Of A Mexican Family

Evangel

Earlier this week, Evanger shared some interesting history about El Dia De Muertos, the traditional Mexican two-day celebration where spirits of…

Thu, 11/02/2023
Who Do You Belong To?Who Do You Belong To?

Who Do You Belong To?

Evangel

To understand my question, you could ask yourself “who do I love?” If more than one, you could prioritize your list by focusing on the single one…

Thu, 10/26/2023
When Love FailsWhen Love Fails

When Love Fails

Evangel

Love is always a choice. To be kind, respectful, and humane.

Neutrality is also a choice. To do nothing, say nothing, simply bear witness…

Sat, 10/14/2023
Will We All Lose Our Humanity?Will We All Lose Our Humanity?

Will We All Lose Our Humanity?

Evangel

What enables one to go so irreparably dark within, corrupted, marred, their heart so disfigured with terminal hatred that every bit of humanity is…

Fri, 10/13/2023
Who Hasn't Been Shaped By Sorrows?Who Hasn't Been Shaped By Sorrows?

Who Hasn't Been Shaped By Sorrows?

Evangel

My laptop seems to be imbued with some mystical force that defies logic. More than once it has performed curious mind bending feats that are…

Fri, 09/29/2023
A Bag of FigsA Bag of Figs

A Bag of Figs

Evangel

I saw a lot of strange and amazing things growing up around the world, but one thing I rarely saw was my mother’s appreciation when presented with…

Fri, 08/18/2023
What's the Value of Your Property?What's the Value of Your Property?

What's the Value of Your Property?

Evangel

While we were first conceiving Youtropolis, I imagined a safe haven where anyone could receive their own deed of land just for signing up. How…

Fri, 07/14/2023
School Books or Bars and Factories?School Books or Bars and Factories?

School Books or Bars and Factories?

Evangel

It has been a rough and disturbing year politically speaking. Nearly every day, I read something that shocks or stuns me and forces me to wonder…

Sat, 06/17/2023
Don't Be an Unreasonable Political AnimalDon't Be an Unreasonable Political Animal

Don't Be an Unreasonable Political Animal

Evangel

A friend moved back to town who I hadn’t seen since she graduated college. She was married now and I was eager to meet Troy, her new husband. I…

Fri, 05/19/2023
The Mindless Menace of ViolenceThe Mindless Menace of Violence

The Mindless Menace of Violence

Evangel

Did you hear about Monday’s mass shooting in Farmington, New Mexico? It’s a small town of just over 45,000 people. Three people were killed, 6…

Tue, 05/16/2023
Don't Sneer at NonsenseDon't Sneer at Nonsense

Don't Sneer at Nonsense

Evangel

Several years ago, I frequented library book sales and antique bookstores, always arriving early and eager to find something different and…

Tue, 04/04/2023
Are you destined for success?Are you destined for success?

Are you destined for success?

Evangel

Many years ago, before the advent of google maps, an employer fired me for arriving a few minutes late to a meeting twice. Both times, an…

Wed, 10/05/2022