The lessons of the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s life and work are countless. Today, the most compelling lesson for us might be of how Dr. King and thousands of organizers and marchers sacrificed and what this means for us as people of faith in a broken world.
Ending the month of January is usually all the time it takes for us to honestly grasp how we are doing with our goals and commitments for the New Year. If we are honest with ourselves, we can see continuing the healthy habits toward wholeness — or skipping them so often that our goals slowly shift back into wants and dreams.