There’s a concept that is pretty new to me. It makes total sense but it wasn’t until I heard someone explain it to me that I recognized how my view has been skewed for so long. What is true power? And how is power used in a relationship? That’s a pretty big question; especially when … More Power is Lending Strength
I like to read. I once heard, and ever since live by, this phrase: “The only difference between the leader you are today and the leader you will be tomorrow are the books you read and the people you surround yourself with.” I think that’s true. So, for that reason, I read pretty much every … More What’s missing from your Spiritual Journey?
My Mom was a single mother. I’ve grown to respect that but not until recently did I actually realize how much extra a single parent carries. Oh my goodness! I’m pretty sure single parents have a lot more square footage in Heaven! Venturing out on this parenting journey, I’m quickly realizing that my desire to … More Parenting: a Partner Dance
I’m a new dad as of barely 2 months ago. Since then, a lot of my ambitions have taken on a new flavor. I’m thinking more about the legacy I’m leaving for my family. The ambitions I pursue, I want them to have a lasting impact more than just my personal goals. I don’t know, … More Limiting Beliefs
Milestones are something everyone said to enjoy because they quickly pass when I became a dad. They’re right! They fly by and they’re so precious when they happen. The other day, a new one happened. Callianne lifted her toy dumbbell some dear friends got her. She’s going to outcompete Daddy soon enough! She’s been coming … More Thoughts on Milestones
I talk… A lot. I don’t mean “oh he ‘talks’” as in gossip. I just generally use a lot of words each day and I talk! A lot! I bet you do too. Some of us talk more than others. I get to communicate regularly to an audience so I even get paid to talk, … More How to Use Words
Hey everyone! Thanks for reading this blog post and being a part of this ambition. I enjoy blogging, and recently vlogging on life’s journey. If this is your first time reading my blog, I work as an associate minister in Indiana around the Indy area. I love what I get to do. I’m also a … More Decluttering Life
A couple weeks ago I wrote a blog post on my daughter’s birth. What a joy to share that story. In that blog post, you might remember me talking about “unsolicited advice.” Like you, I get a lot of that. And, unfortunately, like you I also give a lot of it. Makes me wonder what … More Good Advice, what is it?
I’ve been trying CrossFit for about a year now. The past 5 months since building our home CrossFit gym, it’s been 6 days a week. The reason I tell you that is because it’s allowed me to practice the Growth Mindset; something my wife helps kids do on a daily basis. Well, I’m also becoming … More Growth Mindset
Who is she? Pam is one of these people my wife and I bonded with immediately after we moved to this church to serve. The Richardson family has become our adopted family. We find ourselves visiting them each week and even call each other family in everyday conversation. Pam is a spiritual leader to many, … More GUEST POST: Pam Richardson