Isn’t It Remarkable How Many Doors In Life Are Left Unlocked?

How is your courage these days? Stronger than ever, about what it’s always been, or at an all time low? The beautiful thing about trying and failing is that we also succeed. Not every time, but often enough to see the pattern. You do see the correlation between risk and reward, right? The spirit is […]

After The Sunset Walk On Clearwater Beach, Florida, jeff noel Scoped Out His Meeting Place

Outside… Inside… After walking on the beach, enjoying the sunset, listening to the man preach for a few minutes, jeff noel walked back to his hotel room. As luck would have it, the meeting room for the next day was open as he passed by. Often, all we need for the door to open is […]

Remember, Only You Can Define What Great Is

It was a beautiful Sunday evening as jeff noel watched with a humble heart two months ago on Clearwater Beach, Florida. The man standing preached the Gospel to a congregation of 13. Compared to Billy Graham, maybe not so great. Compared to no one else on the entire beach preaching the Gospel… great! Ya with […]

Doing Something Great Can Be Defined Anyway You Want, It’s Up To You

What is it about Christmas that makes a Christian’s heart sing with Joy? What is it about midlife that stereotypically provides crisis? In both, there is anticipation. In dreaming of doing something great there can also be this paradoxical anticipation. We can hope or dread. Each of us has earned the right to be the […]