One of the easiest ways for adults to have a greater impact on a child's sense of self value:Speak up with your affirmation even if others already have. Just because another adult praises a child for their accomplishment or expresses delight in a child's effort doesn't mean the role has ... Read more about One of the Easiest Ways to Impact Children’s Lives
Pop culture wields amazing power. Words often take on new meanings due to popular use, and their meanings evolve over generations to match the current mindset of the people. We think we know what we're saying, but do we really? It's important to call attention to assumptions, though, because we ... Read more about Words Don’t Always Mean What We Think They Mean
If you haven't learned this about me by now, you should know that I am intrinsically averse to the concept of replacing one-on-one connection with organizational participation. For example, when a Jesus follower gets to know a neighbor and begins to truly care about the status of their neighbor's ... Read more about Programs Can’t Replace Relationship
In the course of pursuing the destiny for which youbwere created, you have no doubt already experienced a conflict you chosen not to engage. Some will accuse you of being inflexible or refusing to be challenged. And it might be true. At the same time, it may be patently false. How easy to ... Read more about Are You Conflict Averse Or Time Wise?
I'm not a big fan of televangelism. It comes across as flashy or melodramatic at times and lacks a certain grit of authenticity. So when Ricky Gervais published this tweet about faith healers, I don't know if he was addressing the Hollywood version of people who pray for healing or all people who ... Read more about Ricky Gervais Threw Down The Gauntlet On Faith Healers