What He Said – Day 2

We were sitting at the table like we usually do, menus in hand, figuring out what to order, even though none of was particularly hungry. My friend was telling his daughter about passion – how she should figure out what makes her heart sing, the way Steve Jobs encouraged the Stanford graduating class to do…

Back and Forth

It’s not possible to look in both directions at the same time. Indeed, the very act of looking back and forth suggests one has to stand still. But I believe it’s healthy and even necessary sometimes to look at where we’re coming from so we can make a plan for where we want to go….

Be A Cheerful Giver

But this I say, He which soweth sparingly shall reap also sparingly; and he which soweth bountifully shall reap also bountifully.Every man according as he purposeth in his heart, so let him give, not grudgingly, or of necessity: for God loveth a cheerful giver.  The above text from 2 Corinthians 9:6-7 is the basis of…

The 4 X 4 To Living A Full Life

One of my favorite texts in the Bible is Luke 2:52: And Jesus grew in wisdom and stature and in favor with God and man. That statement encompasses the four stages of development we should strive for in life, and pay attention to everyday. Here are 4 ways to engage these 4 areas. 1. Wisdom – Mental stimulation There…

After All That, A 5K Run

Sunday was a busy day for me. Sundays have always been busy days for me. As a Seventh day Adventist, we go to church on Saturday so Sunday is our weekend work day. The youth group that I lead at church meets on Sunday mornings so most Sundays see me doing last minute preparation for…

MODRUN Week 5 Day 1

(This post should have been posted yesterday. Just pretend it’s still Sunday as you read.) It’s Sunday. I get almost no rest on the weekend and I guess I love it because instead of changing my schedule, I just keep doing it all over again. One of my resolutions this year was to phase out…