We are, at this point, well into 2019. I said it last year, and I think it bears repeating: there is no magic in January 1.Read More
I’m thinking these days about failing. I feel like I’ve failed at quite a bit over the years. Don’t panic. I know there are ways to reframe “failure,” and I can look at my lessons learned the hard way as tuition in the University of Life. But, go with me for a minute, ok?Read More
I don’t know where we’ll go from here. I don’t know how long it will take us to turn towards decency over partisanship. I don’t know if those of us who profess to be on the side of Jesus will wake up to what that actually means. I don’t know if we’ll learn how to disagree on important issues while maintaining a sense of civility and generosity. I don’t know if we’ll find ways to stand courageously for what we believe while allowing space for others to do the same. I just don’t know.Read More
Do you ever wonder what people will say about you when you die? With the deaths of Aretha Franklin and John McCain, I’ve been hyper aware of what people have been saying and writing.Read More
Do you ever feel like you're running on a hamster wheel? Then, suddenly, out of the blue something sticks in the wheel and sends you flying?
That's a little what midlife has been like for me so far.Read More