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Thank You: 365

Thank You: 365

“When it comes to life, the critical thing is whether you take things for granted or take them with gratitude.”—GK Chesterton Recently, my friend Michael chose a remarkable “New Year’s Resolution”. He committed to writing a thank you note everyday. Everyday of the...
Best Effort

Best Effort

“We’re here for such a short period of time. Live like you’re already dead, man. Have a good time. Do your best. Let it all come ripping right through you.” –Jeff Bridges I’m not sure exactly what good my best efforts will make in the...
Life Undeterred

Life Undeterred

Death is aggressive, but Life is undeterred. Just when death is writing its victory speech, stones start rolling, seeds start sprouting, and butterflies emerge from cocoons. If things look grey or grim, hold tight. Keep the faith. Wait until morning. Life and Love are...
One Scary Thing

One Scary Thing

“Do one thing every day that scares you.” –Mary Schmich “Do not be afraid” is one of the most commonly repeated phrases in all of the Bible. It’s less about experiencing the feeling of fear. Our brains are hard-wired to protect us...
Do It Boldly

Do It Boldly

“Act as if it were impossible to fail.” –Dorothea Brande If you’re going to do it, do it boldly. What chance do you have if you tiptoe, tentative and cautious? Who will get behind you? Who will believe it? How will you build momentum with soft,...
Mind Shift

Mind Shift

The adventure you’re looking for may require new scenery. But it will definitely require a new perspective. We don’t get somewhere new without first looking at things differently. Our minds are constructs of our upbringing, culture and inputs. Question old...