An Influential Man Remembers His Mother’s Advice

An Influential Man Remembers His Mother’s Advice

Proverbs 31 is not a well-loved passage of scripture for a lot of women who feel the pressure to be the perfect women, wives and mothers when they hear it taught. But I don’t think this passage was meant for women. I think the passage, as a whole, from verses 1-31,...
You Notice When Your A/C Is Not Working, Right?

You Notice When Your A/C Is Not Working, Right?

 was sitting in my car today at the bank drive-through, and I noticed that my air conditioning wasn’t pumping out very cold air. I looked at the controls and realized that the setting was turned to floor/windshield. So I adjusted it to floor/torso, and I instantly...
Liberty, Flowing Like a Waterfall

Liberty, Flowing Like a Waterfall

On our way to vacation last week we came across a beautiful waterfall on the side of the road. As I took pictures and video of it I remembered the definition of the word liberty I recently studied in the Bible passage that inspired the name of our organization in...

Compassion is a Womb

Is compassion like a womb? No, I think it IS a womb. Hot burning embers can be thought of like the womb of a fire. As the embers feed the flames of a fire from below; we see the flames move and dance, but the embers, although hidden are necessary for the flame to...
What is twentyTHREE61?

What is twentyTHREE61?

Naming a new organization is not easy. We bounced around quite a few ideas until twentyTHREE61 was the name that stuck. It takes a little explaining to get to the point of what we stand for, but that’s kind of the point. Some things are just too hard to talk about...