Life Measured in Moments

Across the street from our hotel was a Chinese Cultural Center. In the middle of Phoenix, Arizona, a little bit of China beckoned us to cross the street and explore. We walked through a high metal gate and admired the architecture, snapping pictures, and posting them on Facebook. “They are going to think we are […]

Blunt in the Bible

Lead Like Jesus are devotionals I receive in my email. They become part of my daily reminders to pray and grow to be more like Jesus. Read Transformed here.  Before I can tell people about Jesus and partner with the church in bringing more to know Christ, I must dig deeper in His Word. These are just one […]

I Cause Discomfort

We gather around our devices. P has both her laptop and phone, ready to learn. We drink lattes and talk about our memories and life lessons learned. She laughs when she talks about graduating in 1968. “You weren’t even born yet!” I listen. That’s perhaps the most important tool in a Social Media Consultant.  As […]

Lamenting and Wrestling

When I run, all I can hear is the pounding of my feet on the trail nearly in sync with the rhythm of my heart. I feel the heaviness of the sun on my skin and the sweat dripping into my eyes. I do not wear ear buds on the trail for safety reasons so […]

Creating a Place For Ideas

Ideas are like embers that spark in a fire and fling off into the cold night only to fade in the sand. I’ve known people who have great ideas, but manpower or leadership become a problem. Without a leader, an idea doesn’t have a chance to flame. Without the flame, volunteers aren’t attracted to it […]