Faith Faith in FocusValerie SchultzFebruary 28, 2020
Most writers walk a fine line between stealing from life and exploiting life.
Faith Faith in FocusValerie SchultzDecember 26, 2019
Just as I took care to exercise physically for the endurance of my heart, I needed to break a spiritual sweat for the good of my soul.
Faith Faith in FocusValerie SchultzNovember 04, 2019
We women do not want to make waves; we do not want to upset people. But the moment for all of us to act is decidedly now.
Faith Faith in FocusValerie SchultzSeptember 10, 2019
I think of mentors and helpers, men and women of kindness and compassion, heroes who listen to their better angels, as triggers for good.
Faith Faith in FocusValerie SchultzAugust 22, 2019
Do not ever let anyone say that sobriety is easy on a family: The return of a prodigal can spark consuming fires.
Faith Faith in FocusValerie SchultzMarch 25, 2019
Since retiring from my job, my husband has found me irritating. We had a talk (after fighting), and he is right: I am mothering him. Smothering him. “I have a mother,” he said. “I want a wife, a partner, a best friend.”
Faith Faith in FocusValerie SchultzMarch 15, 2019
The most compelling reason not to execute the convicted is an existential one: We humans are not God.
Faith Faith in FocusValerie SchultzOctober 25, 2018
The church needs our young people. But we elders cannot nurture them in the faith if we repel them.