The Christmas Story: 3 Acts and Gifts of Kindness

What do you think of when you think about Christmas?  If you could pick one word that describes Christmas what would it be?  When I think of Christmas I think about kindness.  It is such a perfect time of year for not only celebrating the birth of Jesus but giving kindness to others.   Christmas […]

How to Fight the Right Fight Through Your Prayers (A Lesson I learned from the Karate Kid (Part 2)

Last week I shared 3 Valuable Lessons I learned from the Karate Kid.  I think we have all seen the movie The Karate Kid from 1984.  Remember the scene when Mr. Miyagi was teaching Daniel son how to wax the cars, wax on, wax off?  Daniel son did not know at the time that he […]

3 Valuable Lessons I learned from the Karate Kid (Part 1)

The Karate kid is one those classic movies everyone remembers, where people recite lines and recap those classic scenes.  Despite being one of the most popular movies ever made, there are some valuable lessons to be learned from it, that have nothing to do with Karate.   After Daniel was ganged up on by 5 […]

How to Live in the Moment and Take One Day at a Time

Have you ever been in a situation you are concerned about that causes you to start spinning the wheels of worry?  That then takes you down paths of ‘What If?’  Usually these paths lead to no where good.  They lead only to more Worry, more Doubt, more Fear and more Anxiety.   Worry creates a […]

How to Come Alongside Others who are Going through Hard Times

Have you ever wondered what you can do or say to someone who has just lost a loved one?  In “Waiting for Heaven,”  I have written what to to say and not to say to those who are grieving.  What we say and don’t say can make a big difference in the lives of those who […]

How to Stay Upgraded in a Downgraded World

  It’s TIME for an UPDATE!  The Latest Version is AVAILABLE!  My favorite, It’s Time for an UPGRADE!   Upgrades they are everywhere.  We can upgrade on airplanes to First class, upgrade to a suite in a Hotel, upgrade our phones to the next version, upgrade our apps, etc.  We live in a world where […]