If you, like me, have ever blown your big moment, then you, like me, are inspired by Rory McIlroy’s record breaking performance during the recent U.S. Open. Stick with me here – you don’t have to be a golf fan to appreciate what Rory did.
You thought we forgot, didn’t you? According to the New York Times, 80% of people who make resolutions on January 1 will fall off the wagon by Valentine’s Day. Six weeks of keeping a resolution isn’t anything to brag about for most people.
On December 29, 2010, while our over the top gift exchange was still grating on me, I wrote “Rethinking Our Family Christmas Gift Exchange” — a post with several ideas of how to better celebrate Christ’s birthday without the accumulation of stuff. One thought was to create memories instead of exchanging a bunch of crappola […]
Baseball season started last month, so I figured we could make a connection between a topic that puts people to sleep at conferences, as well as on the couch. Well it’s true! How many stewardship lessons have you listened to without cracking a yawn? As for baseball, I can get through a game, but if […]
A reader recently shared these thoughts with me, “My husband and I are from the ‘great depression era’, which always meant if at all possible, don’t go in debt. For the past 10 to 15 years we have watched people as they lived ‘the American Dream’. To us it was watching them as they lived […]