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Rogers Rate

Rogers Rate

There’s an insurance commercial starring quarterback Aaron Rodgers. He’s grateful to his agent for his “Rodgers Rate” but the agent keeps telling him it’s just the standard discount available to everyone. Rodgers doesn’t like it. He wants to feel like his rate is...
Small Deaths

Small Deaths

Greater love has no one than this: to lay down one’s life for one’s friends. -Jesus (John 15:13) Laying down one’s life refers to death. But there are many deaths before you breathe your last breath. There are small “deaths” every time… –...
Seeing & Believing

Seeing & Believing

“Faith is to believe what you do not see; the reward of this faith is to see what you believe.” – Augustine of Hippo Can’t see it yet? Believe it’s coming. Can’t see it yet? Hold onto hope. Can’t see it yet? Look within and...
Love What They Love

Love What They Love

Want to get on someone’s good side? Love what they love. Do they have kids? Love their kids in a real and meaningful way. Do they love their house? Compliment the details. Do they love their work? Show interest, competence and enthusiasm. A big part of...
Clean Wounds

Clean Wounds

Time does not heal all wounds. Time heals clean wounds. I took a header into a parking lot as a kid. Head was okay, hip was a bloody mess. My parents tried to clean the hip scrape, but I was not having it. There is still a blackened scar on my hip where the unclean...
Fear & Timidity

Fear & Timidity

People will default to fear. Don’t hate them for it. Your judgment only reinforces their position. Love them until fear melts and faith breaks through. Test your own heart. Fear creeping in? Fear doesn’t serve you. After keeping you alive–off cliffs and...