"Service is the rent you pay for room on this earth." - Emma Vernon. Here's one of life's fundamental concepts: "There's a price to pay for everything," and the rightful price required for our very existence is Service to those around us. Just to be sure that we're on the same page, let's define Service as seeing… Continue reading Life Purpose Is About Service – Not Privilege
11/10/18 Brandy, Addy, and Grace, "How you see people is how you'll serve them." - Focus on the Family podcast guest Although I can't recall the name of the guest on the Focus on the Family podcast, this statement struck me deep, especially in today's social and political climate of intolerance, division, hatred, and physical,… Continue reading How You See People Is How You’ll Serve Them
9/10/18 "The things that matter most should never be at the mercy of the things that matter least." - Stephen Covey Far too often we can get wrapped around the axle of life - the daily grind that we think is important and in doing so we can lose perspective on what really matters. As… Continue reading What Matters Most?
8/31/18 "Life is one grand, sweet song, so start playing the music." - Ronald Reagan God has given each of us a unique song in this life. Some play it with Joy. Some play it with reluctance, and some (far too many) never play it at all, going to their graves with their song unplayed… Continue reading Play Your Song Today
8/18/18 "If you can't feed 100 people, then just feed one." - Mother Teresa Too often we see social issues such as hunger, poverty, broken families, injustice, addiction, and slavery (yes, slavery exists more today in our world than ever before) and we wonder within ourselves, "How could I ever make a difference?" It's in this question… Continue reading Do The Good That You Can
8/11/18 "Let us always meet each other with a smile, for a smile is the beginning of Love." - Mother Teresa A smile is more than something you do with your mouth. Sure, it's what those around you can see, but an authentic smile begins with your mind (what you choose to allow in it).… Continue reading The Authentic Smile
7/27/18 "In the poor we meet Jesus in the most distressing disguises." - Mother Teresa 7/27/18 I really recommend that you study and understand Jesus' Heart in Matthew 25:14-46. You see, Jesus didn't/doesn't look like that blue-eyed Anglo pretty-boy that hangs on far too many walls around the world. No, instead He looks like each… Continue reading Jesus In Disguise