What’s Your Favorite Song?

What’s your favorite Christmas song of all time? I mean, if you could only pick one, what would it be? My wife’s Grammy, who died in my arms at age 93, always said Little Drummer Boy was her favorite. She went to Heaven in September 1989. It never occurred to me back then to ask […]

Audacious Authenticity The Z

Audacious. Authentic. Audacious authenticity. How’s that work for you? It works really well on my end. As a goal, I mean – audacious authenticity. Being boldly authentic. Not conforming to status quo, but rather, conforming to faith, hope and love. Heard the song the other day by Kirk Franklin, or maybe it was Mary Mary, […]

To Think is to Learn twice

Thinking is one of the hardest things to do, which is why many people spend so little time doing it. I’m not talking about routine thinking, like what to pick up at the grocery store. Thinking, as in deep thinking. Self-reflection thinking. Contemplation. Self-examination. Questioning. Challenging thinking. Painful thinking. Honest thinking. Uncomfortable thinking. Spiritual thinking. […]

Happy Birthday, Son

Happy Birthday, Chapin. Nine! Wow! Last night at dinner in Indiana, my client asked me to describe our son, but only using one-word descriptors. I wish the one-words would have rolled off my tongue. As I thought about it, words came to mind: Honest Techie Compassionate Brave Smart Athletic Strong Healthy Spiritual Helpful Friendly Nice […]