Walk someone else’s dog – good for you for exercise and takes a chore off someone’s hands. Plus the dogs love it! 2. Notice and compliment something good or wonderful in someone – people don’t hear enough honest compliments.
In the movie, THE GUARDIAN, actor Kevin Costner plays Ben Randall, the instructor for new potential Coast Guard Swimmers. These are the ones who go into the water to save people often in frigid or dangerous conditions. In one
What did you enjoy doing as a child? Maybe it’s something you still do? Or is it something you used to eat and when you eat it now you feel like a kid again? Adults sometimes forget to eat childish
Working in different places can inspire you. I enjoy a change of scenery and I believe God certainly uses our environment to influence our work. Here’s a place I get a lot of work done and enjoy as a change
We started a camp for senior teens called Disciplemakers-in-Training (DIT) where we nurtured them in being disciples who made disciples. We worked with a small group of interested students. It included aspects of leadership and camp leadership but we were
Okay, sounds like a gripe doesn’t it? Kind of like, “what’s wrong with you?” or “why are you so…?” But that’s not what I mean. What I’m saying is that you are unique. There’s no one else quite like you.
Sounds political doesn’t it? Conspiracy, oooooh! But I’m not talking about some political novel or the latest scandal from some government. I’m talking about how you can build up a disciple, a leader or a student, and they often don’t
Coupla’ things. First, people don’t know what that means. What does it mean to make a disciple? Is that getting someone to run around in a bathrobe (like in a Chrismas pageant) and spout Bible verses? Is it some
Did you ever start something and go, “yeah, that’s good, sort of.. .but it’s not quite where my heart is?” That where I found myself last Friday. I had a pretty good start with Holy Imagination, three weeks with one or
Our youngest daughter started a newspaper route a couple of months ago. We grilled her on whether she was ready to take on the responsibility of delivering papers multiple times a week, on a time deadline, in rain, snow, sleet