The killing of George Floyd was a tragedy. I am grateful that it has sparked meaningful conversations, but at what a cost. Black lives matter. I'm doing what I can to educate myself so I can best help those who are vulnerable. This is my start. Norm Stamper, former police chief of Seattle, has some powerful insights into police reform, including how to combat systemic racism.
Our law enforcement is a great blessing that can help keep our families and communities safe. I grew up having a deep respect for policemen, a few that attended my church congregation. On some Sundays, they were on duty, but they still were able to make time to come to sacrament meeting all in uniform.... Continue Reading →