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
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 share my stories with you in case you've experienced something like it. You're not alone. And we CAN get through this. A few months after I gave my life to Jesus, people started prophesying over me at various church gatherings. Then after I completed the church membership classes, a few leaders ... Read more about Don’t Let Other People Tell You Who You Are
It's one of the worst kept secrets in American culture. While we frown upon obesity and addiction, we often praise workaholics and treat them as the heroes of the 21st Century. Workaholism is a vice. It's an unhealthy imbalance. Yet how many Prime Time tv series focus on a doctor, lawyer, or ... Read more about How Do You Know if You’re Working to Live or Living to Work?
Have you ever waited to be noticed for weeks, months, maybe even years, only it never happened? Maybe it was a promotion at work. Or maybe it was for the cute barista at the coffee shop to finally make eye contact. Or to be invited into a group you'd watched from the outside. Maybe it was a life ... Read more about Waiting For Permission