When Life Is Overwhelming

When Life Is Overwhelming I often meet folks who want to lead something–a business, a church, a nonprofit, whatever. They are in the dream phase. Their plan makes sense on paper, but paper doesn’t always account for the risk. These individuals may not have the chops to fully execute their dreams. They ask me questions […]

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Why you Need to Rest

Tomorrow, I board a plane to Cancun, Mexico for a seven day vacation with my wife. A very generous Help One Now friend and one of our church partners fully paid for the trip and we are very thankful. They wanted to invest in our marriage and ensure we are resting well. Needless to say, […]

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The Grind

That’s how I feel these days. Life seems like a grind to me. The work is intense, the to-do list is long and at times, it all seems overwhelming and not much fun at all. What a long day. This week has been a grind to say the least. But it's all worth it. — […]

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Spirtual Focus

Photo CreditToday I’m get to watch my kids. I do not like working, while I watch my kids…I get a bit to intense for them, so I don’t like the culture that is created. So, instead of trying to get a bunch of stuff done, I’m gonna switch gears and focus on the spiritual side […]

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Finding Margin

There is no doubt we are busy culture. Like most folks, my day started yesterday around 6:30AM and ended with falling asleep on the couch trying to do some reading for school at 11PM. I felt like the entire day was filled with constant activity. I’m no longer proud to be a busy person, matter-of-fact, […]

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