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Life Lessons From Old Folk

I have a grandfather. Like most grandparents there is a trait that most stands out similar to others in their old age. He speaks his mind! Completely, unemotionally and without bias. He will tell you about yourself; at least according to his not-so-humble opinion. But there is a second trait that the elderly have which […]

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I Do Not Believe In Fairy Tales

It’s not that happily ever after doesn’t happen; it does. And it’s not that rags-to-riches turnarounds don’t occur; they do. But I think somehow we’ve come to believe that some lucky people can make it through life without real hardships. Our eyes have become dull to reality and redirected toward our hopes and wishes. We […]

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The Carpenter Who Built A House Without The Foundation

What does it take to drop a principle or piece of wisdom 12 inches from your head to your heart? For over a month now and friend and I have been reading the 24 chapters from the book of Luke every week. The first three or four times I really hadn’t got anything from it. […]