Entries by John Dougherty

Planting the Seeds of Justice

Parenting isn’t about molding your kids into a shape you’d like to see; it’s about planting seeds, and providing the tools they’ll need to navigate this world with hope, courage, and love.

Day 30: Signs and Reminders

Sometimes I wonder if we deserve to be saved. It’s hard to argue in our favor. In my darkest moments, I’m tempted to believe that we’ll never learn, never change. Fortunately, grace isn’t about deserving.