Being a Christian Can Be Exhausting

I’m tired. I woke up at 3:30 this morning and didn’t fall back asleep. This happens with some frequency so I’ve made it a habit to keep a book nearby so I can read for a bit. Occasionally, after reading a bit, I’ll fall back to sleep and get a few more hours of needed…

Life Is Not A Lottery

My wife and I try to make road trips interesting by buying scratch off lottery tickets in every state through which we travel. We just stopped in Illinois and bought five $1 tickets. The odds of winning our $1 back are 1 in 10. The odds of winning the grand prize of $500 a week…

it’s not a fear of being mediocre…

it’s a challenge to live well, to live my best. a hope to shake the easy path. a call to life’s adventure. an invitation to hope amidst disappointment and pain. a request to move toward activation. a demand of myself to continually step up, discover, and connect.