Jesus made us this guarantee- John 16:33 says in this world you will have trouble… Whether you view him as a prophet, teacher or messiah- when Jesus says it you should sit up and take notice.
Two little mice fell in a bucket of cream. The first mouse quickly gave up and drowned. The second mouse, wouldn’t quit. He struggled so hard that eventually he churned that cream into butter and crawled out. Gentlemen, as of this moment, I am that second mouse. -Frank Abagnale Sr. Catch Me If you Can [...]
Distractions are fun. Someone stopping by your office for a chat. Keeping the TV on in the background while you do a household chore. Listening to music while exercising. Sitting down to read a good book at the end of a stressful day. Fun. Enjoyable. Necessary. But not all distractions are. As a person who [...]
Knowledge is useful. But there is no shortage of knowledge in our hyper connected world. A google search and a youtube video will teach you just about anything you need to know. Knowledge is the tap water of the 21st century.
No one cares if you climb the mountain. No one cares if you go for it and fail. No one cares if you set off on adventure and come back with a limp, flop on your face, bite it hard, get a few bruises. Saying “no one cares” isn’t a put down. It’s a hall pass. [...]