"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
"Moving fast in the wrong direction only carries you farther from success more quickly." - Dad Two drivers leave Houston at the same time headed North on I-45. One car is traveling 55 mph to Dallas and the other car is heading in the same direction at 105 mph. Which one will reach her intended destination… Continue reading Moving Fast In The Wrong Direction
"Everybody ends up somewhere in life. A few end up somewhere on purpose." - Andy Stanley Take a moment to consider some of the successful people in your life. For the most part, they're where they're at right now because they knew where they wanted to end up, and they created and executed a plan… Continue reading How Did I Get Here?
11/2/18 Brandy, Addy, & Grace "Some people dream about success, while others get up every morning and make it happen." - Wayne Huizenga Dreams are great! They can give you vision for the future and make you feel optimistic, but without planning and hard work, they're worthless - mere wastes of time and mental energy.… Continue reading Dream Big – Then Wake Up & Make It Happen
9/29/18 "You can't cross the sea merely by standing and staring at the water." - Rabindranath Tagore Many people want to do many things, but they don't for a myriad of reasons, such as fear, distraction, laziness, or a lack of competence, fitness, or general confidence, but regardless of the reasons why, the end result… Continue reading Crossing The Seas Of Life
9/11/18 Brandy, Addy, and Grace, "Don't count the days, make the days count." - Muhamad Ali On this day 17 years ago, there were many people just Counting The Days, waiting for something to happen - a vacation, a new job or retirement, a move here or there... Then 19 terrorists in four jet airliners changed… Continue reading Make Today Count
9/5/18 Brandy, Addy, and Grace, "Only I can change my life. No one can do it for me." - Carol Burnett All change begins with a vision, a realization, and a decision: Vision - Is a clear picture of what we want the future to look like. It shows us the direction we need to… Continue reading Saying “Amen” By Picking Up The Hammer