Overcoming a Lack Mentality

I believe one of the biggest issues plaguing our culture today is a “lack mentality”. Some how our minds have been programmed to believe there is never enough. Never enough time, never enough money, never enough food, never enough opportunity. When we have this...

Be Authentic

Be real. Be authentic. Be the you that makes you different from everyone else. And that’s a good different. There are plenty of copycats and people who are trying to be something they are not. Oh and being authentic doesn’t mean that you have to stand out in the crowd...

Uprooting Bitterness

Have you ever noticed the more you try to stop doing something, the more you want to do it? Maybe it’s the trait of a contrarian like myself or maybe it’s just human nature. I remember my mom used to tell us not to climb on the roof while she went to the grocery...

Do the Right Thing

With all of the recent news about Ray Rice, I am reminded how important it is to do the right thing…even when the right thing means we temporarily lose out. In this whole discovery of the Ray Rice incident, you can see how messy it gets when people make decisions that...

Do You Ever Feel Like a Laid Out Gumby?

Ever had a day, week, month or year where you felt like you were so raw and beat-up with your heart fileted wide open that you were just bending with every circumstance that came your way? The image in my mind I see when I feel this way is a horizontal Gumby like the...