Reminders: Tolerance with Love

According to a traditional Hebrew story, Abraham was sitting outside his tent one evening when he saw an old man, weary from age and the journey, coming toward him. Abraham rushed out, greeted him, and then invited him into his tent. There he washed the old man’s feet, and gave him food and drink. The…

Reminders: Beware of Jealousy

In February of 2014, a man in China had a nasty breakup with his girlfriend before Valentine’s Day.  The jealous man bought all of the odd numbered seats in a local theater for February 14th so that couples couldn’t sit together during the movie.  Those last five letters of jealousy are there for a reason.  Reader’s Digest,…

Reminders: Relationships

“Women worry that men will forget everything. Men worry that women will remember everything.” Yes, it’s a joke, but unfortunately, these kinds perceptions are too often perpetuated in our current culture.  We’ve all heard wives and husbands make pointed jokes at their spouses’ expense, and some seem to habitually say derogatory comments about their spouse…