Virtue of the Week: Tolerance

Don’t Be So Quick To Judge ( A Story About Tolerance) There was a man who had four sons. He wanted his sons to learn not to judge things too quickly. So he sent them each on a quest, in turn, to go and look at a pear tree that was a great distance away. […]

Virtue of the Week: Tolerance

Don’t Be So Quick To Judge ( A Story About Tolerance) There was a man who had four sons. He wanted his sons to learn not to judge things too quickly. So he sent them each on a quest, in turn, to go and look at a pear tree that was a great distance away. […]

Virtue of the Week: Tolerance

Friends, One of my favorite poems is called “Then They Came For Me”. World War II and what the Nazi’s did to the Jews has many lessons for us about tolerance. One of the best lessons is re-told in this short poem by Martin Niemoller a prominent German anti-Nazi theologian and Lutheran pastor of that […]

Tolerance and Hazing

Something that really bugs the heck out of me and flies in the face of both “Brotherly Love” and “Tolerance” has always been “Hazing”. As a coach, hazing is always lurking there in the shadows. It comes and it goes with classes and personalities, but I believe that we coaches need to be ever vigilant […]