I Woke Up This Morning Thinking About the Future

I Woke Up This Morning Thinking About the Future

I woke up this morning thinking about the future. It’s funny how the New Year can bring about thoughts of the future. I decided that it was my goal to have a positive attitude about working out this year. Positive attitudes only seem possible without doubt though. I...
Trolls Under the Bridge; No Trolls Block the Bridge

Trolls Under the Bridge; No Trolls Block the Bridge

As a child, many of us have heard the story of The Three Billy Goats Gruff and have never thought upon it other than the villain was taken down by a larger and more active opponent. This is how we have been inducted into the mindset that the bigger or stronger one is...
Summer Staff are Enough, but I am Not

Summer Staff are Enough, but I am Not

“The Lord turned and looked at Peter. Then Peter remembered the word of the Lord, how he had said to him, ‘Before the cock crows today, you will deny me three times.’ And he went out and wept bitterly” (Luke 22:61–62, NRSV). Despite his amazing passion,...
Your Attitude Will Determine Your Joy

Your Attitude Will Determine Your Joy

Last week I had lunch with a woman named Anntesha. When she was ten, her parents abandoned her and two other sisters at her grandparents’ house. Several months later, her grandparents made them all legal orphans. All three sisters adopted negative attitudes, got into...
Life is about Love

Life is about Love

In this life we are okay with settling for the easy and stuffing away the complicated. I am going to talk about the complicated in this post and you are probably going to hate it. I want you know; I love you. Mark Driscoll catches lots of flack for talking about stuff...
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