IT'S COMPLICATED "What's complicated about it? My momma used to say complicated was just a word that people use when they weren't telling you the truth." From a deleted scene from the Christmas Miracle. There may be more here than we want to admit. Have you ever made a choice…

SEASON OF FRENZY

As we celebrate the "most wonderful time of the year" many people are stressed to the max. The angel declared at Christ's birth, " Glory to God in the highest, and on earth peace, good will toward men." Yet peace and good will seem to be lacking. If we are…

DO OVER

If you have not heard of Jon Acuff, I would like to introduce him to you. I want to share a short clip about his latest book, "Do Over". If you are looking for a new career, perhaps getting back in the workforce or know someone who is, this will…

THE UNEXAMINED LIFE

One of the most famous quotes on life is from Socrates, "The unexamined life is not worth living." Author Mitch Albom shares "Mortality means you don't have forever to work things out. You can live your life unexamined but then on the last day you're going to think: 'I've left…
I know we are all busy, but I want to encourage you to take time and make a list of all you are thankful for. Maybe you can share it during the Thanksgiving meal. Thankfulness is more than a sappy sentiment. It is something deeper we acquire. A thankful heart…

PART 2: MOVED BY PAIN

In October of 2013 I made an appointment with an orthopedic to have my lower back examined. I would get the surprise of my life that morning. I needed a hip replacement. It gets better... not one, but both of my hips (bi-lateral hip replacement). I was blown away. So…