Hope is Always There

Hope is Always There

What a delight that Charlie Gilkey and Angela Wheeler of Productive Flourishing said “yes” to my invitation to be guest bloggers for the Department of Hope this month. You can see their bios below, but let me just say a few words of introduction. They are...
#signsofhope

#signsofhope

I’ve started posting #signsofhope on Facebook and on Twitter. My #signsofhope so far are close to home and personal. Clouds, a whimsical Valentine’s tree, a found earring, a friend’s story of helping a stranger. I’m posting them as reminders to...
What is the Heart of Hope?

What is the Heart of Hope?

A guest post from friend and colleague, musician and poet, Stan Stewart, in which he reflects on what motivated him to create his most recent release, Hope Suite. Meeting Stan, and discovering his gifts of art, kindness and generosity are among the many good things...
The Power and Wonder of Hope

The Power and Wonder of Hope

  Father, husband, author, speaker and “Chief Wonder Tracker,” Jeffrey Davis brings us a message of hope via Lisa Mueller’s beautiful poem, Hope (Alive Together, 1996). He recently quoted lines from Lisa Mueller’s poem In a Facebook post. I...
Fierce Hope

Fierce Hope

      My inbox is filled with messages about marches, petitions, and other calls to action. My social media feeds seem to be 90%hposts about our dangerous new political realities. Conversations, no matter the topic, often lead to discussions of difficult political...