Thoughtful Conversations

I recently came across an article tweeted out by Planned Parenthood’s Political Action Committee. This PAC didn’t see the irony, or maybe they did, in lifting this quote: “Playing politics with abortion is playing with women’s lives…” Notice that the “playing politics” line is coming from a group that was built and formed to, well, [...]

By |2016-08-25T13:34:32+00:00August 25th, 2016|Hope Resource Center - General|0 Comments


The senseless attack on innocent people this past weekend has captured the minds, hearts, and discussions of the American people. This isn’t the first time we have seen an attack on our soil and, sadly, this will probably not be the last. A coward has once again decided to force parents, siblings, and friends to [...]

It’s Working

I have spent countless hours calling on HOPE and life supporters to lead with love. There is enough vitriol and hate in our world without our voices adding to that very destructive narrative. This isn’t easy, but it is worth striving for. This calling or challenge from HOPE and others is working! We are beginning [...]

By |2016-05-11T13:48:24+00:00May 11th, 2016|Hope Resource Center - General|0 Comments


I recently was asked in a radio interview about Knoxville’s need for a place like HOPE. The question went something like this, “Aren’t abortion numbers on the decline? If so…why is HOPE needed?” This question wasn’t meant to be a shot at me or HOPE. I actually think the interviewer knew the answer and wanted [...]