Check here for a weekly list of what Brad and Irwin are reading and watching. A virtual bedside table, The Week in Wisdom offers the books, movies, articles, programs and more that shape how Brad and Irwin look at the world.
Twenty years ago this week marks the arrival of more than 30,000 Cubans in the U.S. And while it was not planned this way, it also marks my first trip to the island nation. I am traveling under a special provision of both U.S. and Cuban law which allows for delegations traveling for religious and humanitarian purposes. Read More
There are so many viral videos and posts online that are trivial, cynical or tastelessly titillating and then there are those that are inspiring. These inspiring stories, sacred stories, almost like contemporary Scripture, remind us of who we are and how we can be. I don’t know the story of the young man in this video clip, but I do know that he witnesses with his life the character strengths and virtues central to a flourishing life – Courage, Resilience, Grit, Audacity, Power, Creativity, Hope… Read More