Tag Archives: purpose

Dare to be Diligent!

One of the unfortunate side effects of our ‘everybody gets a trophy’ world is the conditioning that just showing up is enough and all there is to receive the reward of accomplishment. Yes, presence and being available is important, yet … Continue reading

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On Purpose

Life matters, your life matters. Each one of us is here for a reason. It is bigger than us, and we do have a significant part in life that makes a difference!   I was once again reminded of the … Continue reading

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Be Intentional

I have heard an interesting and challenging word over the past few months. It has been used as a descriptive word of someone’s character or personality. It also has been a word to challenge someone to reach for their full … Continue reading

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Neighboring Takes Effort

I was amazed as I watched this crazy sport of building human towers. Oh, it’s big competition in the Catalonia area of Spain, as both kids, teenagers, men, and women link together, standing on each other’s shoulders and backs, climbing … Continue reading

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Good Neighbors Participate

A long time ago I was up visiting my dad who lived in Seattle, Washington and noticed something amazing about his neighbors. First off, they knew each other’s names and stories. These neighbors knew each other’s history, habits, and hurts. … Continue reading

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Empathy Makes Good Neighbors

My wife is amazing! Not only is she beautiful and talented and fun and a great teacher, but God has used her to help me be a better man and a better pastor. When we were first married, we moved … Continue reading

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An Olympic Attitude

There is so much I love about the Olympics. I love seeing the best of the best perform and do what seems to be the impossible. I greatly enjoy seeing the fastest, strongest, most elegant, most agile, and the greatest … Continue reading

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