President’s Message

pres-message_feb-2018

But, What Can I Do?

Yesterday we experienced another horrific school shooting in Parkland, Fla. As of today, 17 fatalities, adding to the list of more than 1,800 deaths from 1,600 mass shootings in the United States since 2012. As has been the case with shootings like this in recent years, social media has lit up with debates about gun control, the role of government, the declining value of life in our current society, and a host of other comments that express the sadness, frustration, and anger about senseless killing.

But, What Can I Do?

February 2018. Yesterday we experienced another horrific school shooting in Parkland, Fla. As of today, 17 fatalities, adding to the list of more than 1,800 deaths from 1,600 mass shootings in the United States since 2012…

Welcome to We Raise Foundation!

January 2018. I am delighted to welcome you to We Raise Foundation (formerly Wheat Ridge Ministries) and the new iteration of our work where we will invest in Christian organizations and emerging leaders serving at the intersection of…

How Will You Want To Be Remembered?

December 2017. My warmest Advent greetings to you and your family on behalf of all of us at Wheat Ridge. I hope your season is full of family and friends, worship and service,…

Luther, The Original Millenial

November 2017. For many of us, the recent 500th anniversary of the Reformation afforded the opportunity to reflect on a movement that counts a billion members in present day.

What Inspires You?

October 2017. Years ago, I worked closely with a leader of a worldwide organization that liked to use the southern phrase, “What melts your butter?” Or, in other words: “What inspires you?”

Dig In To Dig Out

September 2017. In recent days, we have watched a large portion of South Texas absorb the historic impact of Hurricane Harvey, which has destroyed more than 100,000 homes, altered communities, and taken the lives of dozens of people.

We work hand in hand with Christian non-profits to end poverty, violence, and inequality in our communities. Take action today and raise up those in need.