PASSION

I heard author, speaker, Simon Sinek touch on the illusive topic of passion during an interview. I wanted to share some of his thoughts with you. "Passion like profit is a result." "When we work hard for something we don't believe in, it's called stress. When we work hard for…
This month I want to share with you what's on my heart. While revisiting a favorite book, I came across the following that spoke to my very being; "A.W. Tozer said a long time ago, 'Culture is putting out the light in men and women's souls.' He was right. Dullness…

FACING THE LION

I love the movie The Lion, The Witch and the Wardrobe adapted from the book by CS Lewis There is a scene where the one of the children ask the beavers about someone named Aslan. What the children don't know is Aslan is a lion, but he is unlike any…

WHERE ARE WE GOING?

Ok, so here is our word for today: nomophobia. Nomophobia is the fear of being without a mobile device. The term is an abbreviation for "no-mobile-phone  phobia".  It is such a statement about our culture. Simon Sinek author of "Start with Why", a book I would highly recommend, did an interview…

JUST ASKIN

Have you ever heard a co-worker, family member or even you, ask a question that was really about shifting the blame? Or maybe it was allowing a person to vent, but they were not genuinely looking for the answer? Could it be that this really boils down to not taking…

DON’T COMPARE MON FRERE

On February 22, 2016 I posted my first blog. I want to thank you for reading and for those who subscribe a thank you, thank you. Today's blog marks a change from weekly to monthly. In this anniversary blog I want to encourage you in your giftedness and uniqueness. Staying…
I am going to talk about KISS. No, it has nothing to do with Valentine's Day. KISS is an acronym for "keep it simple stupid." Sometimes we can over think things in our lives to the point of inaction. Are you making things harder than they need to be to…
I only saw the last half hour of the Super Bowl and I'm glad I did. When I tuned in the Falcons were ahead 28-20. But amazingly that all changed. The Patriots got a hold of the ball and a movement started to happen. Why then? Perhaps it was the…
MISSING THE MARK Michelangelo once said, “The greater danger for most of us lies not in setting our aim too high and falling short, but in setting our aim too low, and achieving our mark.” The word sin in the New Testament is translated from the Greek hamartia. It is …
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