Now Is the Time

Now Is the Time

By Bob Houghtaling As we head towards that time of year when many around the world reflect on religion, family and sharing, let’s take a brief second to count our blessings. All too often that which divides gets more attention than those things we each share. Now is...
Radical Civility

Radical Civility

By Bob Houghtaling A significant portion of my job is working with young people regarding leadership, problem solving and critical thinking. These skills can help prepare students become more capable citizens. I wrote this article shortly after an EGHS Philosophy Club...
Ain’t That the Truth

Ain’t That the Truth

By Bob Houghtaling To Whom it May Concern, Contrary to comments recently made there is something known as the truth. In addition, the pursuit of it matters. While some might argue that truth is merely perception they are confusing the honesty of perception. There is a...
Dear Graduating Seniors

Dear Graduating Seniors

By Bob Houghtaling Dear Graduating Seniors, Congratulations! I am hoping that you, your family and friends will find time to celebrate this important occasion. Before leaving town for vacation, work, the military, or school, I would like to ask for a moment of...