I wrote this about 3 years ago... if you know me, please comment on how I am doing in living this out. (NOTE: I did make some edits to bring current some thoughts) 358,000,000 (up from 89,100,000 when I wrote this originally). That is the number of results included in the Google search “Life Mission … Continue reading Life Mission
Anyone have the tendency to glorify your past? I do... It tends to come up when I am trying to compare, outdo, one up or prove to someone that did not know me back then that I am more than what I may present in my mid-40's... The reality is this... glorifying my past only … Continue reading Ain’t No Half Steppin
... tell people how important they are to you. Always. Be blessed!
Let me first say that I realize there are a ton of articles, opinions and psychological explanations out there about this topic. Feel free to peruse those at your leisure. What I am going to share in this post is simply how it was explained to me many years ago and how it has impacted … Continue reading Paradox of Happiness
Everyone, including me, has uphill hopes but downhill habits... John Maxwell says, "Everything worthwhile is UPHILL. Life is not easy, never has been, isn't supposed to be... Everything we have in life that is beautiful, it is uphill. A great marriage? Health? Success is uphill." How, as leaders, can we help ourselves AND those we … Continue reading Uphill Hopes… Downhill Habits…
The past couple of weeks have been a whirlwind of learning. There has been a consistent topic along the way... funny how that works... World Changer. When you were a child, you had dreams. We all did. We all wanted to do BIG things and change the world. Along the way, we get comfortable, we … Continue reading Be The Change!
My daughter bought me a gift this week that is a bunch of inspirational cards that are intended for you to pull one out each day as a way to kick the day off right. There are 3 that have impacted me this week that I wanted to share. "Acknowledging a mistake just means that … Continue reading Don’t Be Afraid To Be Amazing.
Thursday, July 12, 2018. I have the honor and privilege of co-leading a group of 16 men down a path towards healing, restoration, regeneration and ultimately heart change. I share this for a couple of reasons. First, It was a journey and a process to get me to a point where I felt like this … Continue reading God Equips The Called
First, I have no issues with Target. I shop there and I have even worked there at two separate times in my life. While in school at UGA, I worked at Target and again around 2008 in an effort to keep food on the table while between jobs. Side note: HUGE difference working there at … Continue reading Jeff From Target…
as•sume verb suppose to be the case, without proof take or begin to have power or responsibility I take a few data points, I fill in the blanks with my own opinions, thoughts, assertions, memories, feelings, values and experiences... leading to an assumption that is way off base... Sound familiar? I made an assumption … Continue reading You Know What Happens When You Assume Right?