The Results of No Discipline

The Results of No Discipline
I am SOAPing through the book of Hosea. It’s sort of “gloom and doom” book as it begins with God telling the preacher (Hosea) to marry a prostitute and keep pursuing her when she falls victim to her own vices. The reason for this bizarre command is to create a visual representation of how God’s ...

Fun Questions for Couples

Fun Questions for Couples
Angela and I have been married for 25+ years. I am so blessed to have her as my bride. Other than my relationship with God, my relationship with her is my priority. Not just the state of being married, but the act of being married: time together, making decisions together, managing our kids together, serving ...

I Love a Great Idea!!!

I Love a Great Idea!!!
Recently, I was at the local Goodwill Store with my daughter. As she was checking out, the attendant told her the amount for the shirt she was purchasing. Then she said something that I hope helped someone get a bonus in their paycheck. “Would you like to round-up?” Wait?!? What?!? Round up??? That’s BRILLIANT!!!  If you round-up, ...

F.A.I.L. means First Attempts In Learning

F.A.I.L. means First Attempts In Learning
When was the last time you did something for the first time? There’s a good chance if it didn’t go well, it may have been the last time you attempted it period. The simple truth is: We hate failure. Somewhere along the way, we accepted the limiting belief that failure is a dead-end. A limiting ...

What Kind of Dreamer Are You?

What Kind of Dreamer Are You?
What comes to mind when you hear the word “dream?” Do you instantly recall the last bizarre tale that played on the video screen of your brain as you slept during the night? Or does a bigger picture gently come to mind. A picture of you doing something that is nowhere close to what you ...