Policing Without Killing: Science or Science Fiction by Matthew Poole

I had a dream last night. I was sitting in a room with a group of people for what seemed to be some type of debrief or grief counselling group that involved people whose family members were victims of a recent active shooter. Four things stuck out in detail. 1. There was a man leadingContinue reading “Policing Without Killing: Science or Science Fiction by Matthew Poole”

“Talking Through Glass: A Higher Calling” Guest Blog By Matthew Poole

This will be longwinded for some. You may call it venting. I offer it as a wake up call for some and a challenge for others. We live in an age that sees us pandering for the next like, click, share, follow or comment as we speed through our timelines 15 posts per second. EyesContinue reading ““Talking Through Glass: A Higher Calling” Guest Blog By Matthew Poole”

“Dear Young Officer” By Matthew Poole Guest Blog

Dear young officer, First, let me begin by welcoming you to law enforcement. This career field has a long-standing belief that we truly serve the interest of our communities and the badge we wear reflects the oath we took. Our communities expect fairness, respect, and officers that will conduct themselves in an intelligent and productiveContinue reading ““Dear Young Officer” By Matthew Poole Guest Blog”

“Thy Will be Done” Guest Blog by Matthew Poole #WritingCommunity #WednesdayWisdom

Matthew Poole joins the Blog again with another thoughtful piece. Follow Matthew on facebook@ https://www.facebook.com/authormattpoole and Twitter @https://twitter.com/MdpooleA His Book “Salt and Light: Being the Hands and Feet of Christ” is available this Septemeber.   I recently shared a poem/song I wrote in 2004. My wife and I had been married for a year and tryingContinue reading ““Thy Will be Done” Guest Blog by Matthew Poole #WritingCommunity #WednesdayWisdom”

My Grace- by Matthew Poole: Guest blog #WritingCommunity

Matthew Poole joins the Blog again with another thoughtful piece. Follow Matthew on facebook@ https://www.facebook.com/authormattpoole and Twitter @https://twitter.com/MdpooleA His Book “Salt and Light: Being the Hands and Feet of Christ” is available this Septemeber. I love sharing how others found freedom, redemption, and a new life.  No matter how we come to it. If you wouldContinue reading “My Grace- by Matthew Poole: Guest blog #WritingCommunity”

Trouble In Our Day by Matt Poole – Guest Blog. #writingcommunity

“If there must be trouble, let it be in my day, that my child may have peace.”- Thomas Paine The other day my brother and I were talking about this very concept. This dilemma we both felt was encroaching like a dark hung vale over the canopy of a blue sky. Out walking about 25Continue reading “Trouble In Our Day by Matt Poole – Guest Blog. #writingcommunity”

Assume the position By Matthew Poole- Guest Blog #writingcommunity #Wednesdaythoughts

Matthew Poole joins the Blog again with another thoughtful piece. Follow Matthew on facebook@ https://www.facebook.com/authormattpoole and Twitter @https://twitter.com/MdpooleA His Book “Salt and Light: Being the Hands and Feet of Christ” is available this Septemeber.   Black, white, yellow, red; straight, gay, pans, trans. No matter the great the number of differences there are among us, thereContinue reading “Assume the position By Matthew Poole- Guest Blog #writingcommunity #Wednesdaythoughts”

Police Brutality-Guest Blog Matthew Poole #writingcommunity

I feel honored that Matthew allowed me to share this writing on my blog.  It speaks so much to the type of man that he is and to the humanity and heart that he has.  My prayers and my heart go out to you for your loss my friend.  Follow Matthew on facebook@ https://www.facebook.com/authormattpoole and TwitterContinue reading “Police Brutality-Guest Blog Matthew Poole #writingcommunity”

Test or Trial-The Choice is Your’s: Guest Blog by Matt Poole

I met Matt Poole via Twitter and since that time he has been nothing but helpful and a delight, being of service where ever possible. His faith and his journey is a strong testament to the power of the Human Spirit.  Thank you for sharing this writing with me and those that read this Blog,Continue reading “Test or Trial-The Choice is Your’s: Guest Blog by Matt Poole”