Hope

Hope – to cherish desire with anticipation; to desire with expectation of obtainment; to expect with confidence.. Have you ever wondered how important hope is for your life? The Bible places hope alongside faith and love in the first book written to the Corinthian church. It states, “Now remains faith, hope and love. The greatest [...]

Keep Playing!

This past Memorial Day weekend our family did what many homeowners do to usher in the beginning of the warmer summer months.  We found ourselves pulling out the patio furniture, mowing the lawn, making repairs to our old shed, potting plants and we had the sore muscles to prove it.  At some point, though, we [...]

By | 2015-05-25T12:24:50+00:00 May 25th, 2015|Authentic Living, Christian Life, Goals, Relationships|1 Comment

Keeping It Real

In the past three newsletters I’ve tried to help cast a vision for a life of intention and fulfillment. These articles have focused on eliminating distractions that keep us from pursuing a relationship with God, our family and other important people in our lives.  As much as I try to end each newsletter with a challenge [...]

By | 2017-10-06T14:10:10+00:00 April 28th, 2015|Authentic Living, Christian Life, Intentional Living|0 Comments

Make Room For Others

This is the third in a series of articles on living with intention and purpose. The first article is titled Driven By Distraction and covers how 21st century accessibility can leave us short on real connection with God, others and our true purpose. The second article is titled First Things First and delves deeper into the outcome [...]

By | 2017-10-06T14:10:10+00:00 April 10th, 2015|Authentic Living, Christian Life, Relationships|0 Comments

Stressed Out? 3rd Key – Create Life Balance with these 2 simple ideas

Two weeks ago I started a short series on managing stress. The first key discussed is to learn people skills and the second key is to learn to manage your emotions. You can read these posts here. The key we'll explore this week is to purposely create life balance. Key #3: Create Life Balance Life balance [...]

By | 2017-10-06T14:10:10+00:00 January 27th, 2015|Authentic Living, Intentional Living, Time management|0 Comments

My 7-Step Process to Plan for 2015

How do you want your life to look one year from now? Perhaps you are going through a life transition and want to navigate the journey wisely. Or maybe you just want 2015 to be better than 2014. Like many people, you probably have some area in life you want to improve so that you can [...]

Will you really have a Merry Christmas?

Busyness and distractions are the enemies of living with intention and purpose. We are heading into the time of year when busyness is probably at an all time high for most people. Perhaps you can identify with this experience. You create goals and you are clear on how you would like your day, week and [...]