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The internet can be a really frustrating place. Bad news. Tragedies around the world. People acting like their worst selves with perceived anonymity. But we don’t go online looking for that kind of stuff. We have enough tough stuff in our own lives. A lot of us go online every day, looking for interesting articles […]

Two Mondays in October: More Than Just a New Perspective

I know a lot of people aren’t big fans of Mondays. Lately, I haven’t been either. Especially in my hometown. Two Mondays in October in Las Vegas Two Mondays ago, I awoke to news of the largest mass shooting in modern American history. In a place I know very well – my hometown – 59 […]

In Danger: How to Sidestep 3 Modern Pitfalls and Still Thrive

It’s a difficult job to be a person who warns of danger. Paul Revere made his famous ride in Boston shouting “The British are coming.” And people responded to that warning so well Americans like me still remember the story today. So, Paul’s story breaks the mold – he’s the outlier. However, we know stories […]

Checking Our Perspectives Before They Wrecks Us

Where you’re looking from informs what you see. That idea shouldn’t be a shocking thought for any of us. We know this from personal experience. If we’re on the front row of a rock show, it’s very different than sitting up in the nosebleeds. What we see through a telescope is very different than what […]

Soul Care is Not Selfish, It’s Strategic

When we aren’t doing well on the inside, the consequences aren’t always as apparent as a fever or red-eyes. Bitterness and unforgiveness may not be visible from a distance. Cynicism shows up subtly in our words and reactions. Loss of perspective can show up slowly and then all at once. And a loss of motivation […]

How’s Your Soul? The Question We Avoid Asking

“How’s Your Soul?” It’s not a question we ask each other very often. But I’m not sure there is a more important question we should be talking about. In his book by that same title, Judah Smith shares about how our soul health is a barometer for everything else in our lives. It’s a great […]

10 Ways to Make Your Next Tough Conversation a Win for Everyone

Someone once said what you want is on the other side of a conversation you’re afraid or unwilling to have. Whoever it was, I think they’re correct. We Avoid Tough Conversations Many of us are avoiding a conversation today. It may be with our significant other, our parents, a boss, a co-worker, or a friend. […]

How to Start Living with Less, Not More

We have problems, my friends. According to a few sources, things may be worse than we think. -There are 300,000 items in the average American home (LA Times). -The average size of the American home has nearly tripled in size over the past 50 years (NPR). -1 out of every 10 Americans rent offsite storage—the […]

Does Less Mean More or Does More Mean Less?

We’ve been tricked. All of us have heard the cliche, “less is more”, at one point or another. But while we know the cliche, many of us don’t believe it. We are continually bombarded with advertisements implying the opposite “more is better.” And we buy what we’re being sold. More medication, more food, more channels, […]

Failure Creates Success: Why Avoiding One Could Cost You the Other

Have you ever heard someone say, “failure is not an option”? I’m not sure who I first heard reply this way, but I remember nodding the first time I heard someone reply… “If failure isn’t an option, then neither is success.” You may have been in a situation before where success seemed urgent, maybe even […]