The Sticker Chart

If you have a child, you either have experienced the joys of potty training, or will soon do so. I’ve heard of many different methods used by many different people for the purposes of potty training, but none as popular as the famous sticker chart. You know how it works. A potty on the toilet…

Not The One For The Job…

Imagine walking into a law firm with a resume in your hand containing a list of all your skills and several part-time jobs that you held while working towards your degree. You finally received your diploma and knew that it was time to jump right into the work force. It was time to follow your…

Good Friday?

If you really think about what took place so long ago at Calvary, it’s a curious thing that we have taken up the habit of calling the day of Jesus’ crucifixion “good.” Of course all kinds of good came from that historic day. Literally, the hope of humanity was fulfilled on the day Jesus lay…

Don’t Make a Mountain…

Have you ever stood at the beginning of a week and upon seeing all of the busyness that lies therein, you feelĀ about one anxious thought short of a panic attack? I’m facing one of those weeks right now. Chore on top of chore on top of responsibility on top of responsibility on top of errand…

Revisions

When you are writing, (whether it be a blog, story, poem, book, sermon, song, or any number of other things that you can create when putting pen to paper or fingers to keyboard) and you finally set the last period firmly in place, you can look back over what you have accomplished, and you will…