January 14, 2019

words of the heart

Henry Cloud writes: “When we can’t hold back, or set boundaries, on what comes from our lips, our words are in charge—not us. But we are […]
July 16, 2018

I wrote a book

While it’s the culmination of some notes, observations, and reflections over the past few years, it’s a project I think will resonate with many who are […]
May 3, 2017

If I Were to Sit with You Today

If I Were to Sit With You Today, I’d hand you a couple post-it notes to paste to your computer. Post-It Note 1: “Listening is a […]
October 2, 2016

3 Reviews, 2 October

Liberating King by Stephen Miller   “Faith is not pretending everything is ok, when it’s not,” (51) says Stephen Miller, in his book, Liberating King. The […]
June 5, 2016

Exercising Your Core

  Exercising Your Core It’s a well-established fitness fact, that a healthy core is important to a healthy body. The core muscles support your entire frame […]
May 9, 2016

Zeal without Burnout: a review

  “Constant levels of stress over a long time-period deplete our reserves,” (119). Christopher Ash has given us a special resource and this is the first […]
April 16, 2016

Counseling One Another: A Review

We all counsel one another on a regular basis. At least in many respects, while we live with friends and family, we come alongside each other […]
March 6, 2016

Inspired to Remember and a Review

Remember when you used to wonder what it would be like to grow up and be a detective or a superhero or an astronaut or (fill […]
December 31, 2015

Reviewing Leaders from Three Viewpoints

It’s New Year’s Eve, 2015, so there are about a billion lists that claim the ‘best of 2015’ from music, movies, and books to Chicago moments, […]
November 2, 2015

Eat the Locusts in Front of You (a repost)

Leaders must solve problems. Besides being decision makers, vision drivers, and humble, level 5, catalysts of social change, leaders must confront issues that threaten their team. […]
October 4, 2015

A Review: The Key to Everything

According to Matt Keller, the Key to Everything is ‘teachability’. And I am a bit torn in writing this review because the overall content is positive. […]
September 15, 2015

Os Guinness on Freedom

I consider Os Guinness a mentor and have counted it a privilege to have shared meals and have genuinely engaged in conversation. He has always been […]