Tag Archives: Listening to God

Where to? Planning Ahead is Over-Rated

My family vacations started nothing like my friend’s. Her dad piled wife, kids, and family pets into the car. He then drove to the end of the block where he stopped, turned to his family, and asked, “So, where to … Continue reading

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3 Lessons from the Lost Ax Head Prayer

I poured out the contents of my tote in desperate search of the lost flash drive. The one I borrowed and that contained a presentation I would deliver the coming weekend. The one I wanted to put in a secure … Continue reading

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What if God wrote you a letter

“Write a letter … you will open in six months. Include your current accomplishments and concerns, and remind yourself of one thing from today that you want to make sure ‘future you’ does not forget.” Writer’s Digest suggested the exercise. … Continue reading

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The Secret to Keeping New Year’s Resolutions

“Dream bigger.” That was Steve Jobs’ advice to a Disney CEO looking to re-invent that company. Inspired, I drafted my New Year’s Resolutions, entitled “Big Dreams for 2012.” About half-way through the exercise, I heard old tapes playing. Tapes I … Continue reading

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A Game of Simon Says

Children gathered in the grassy yard under the shade of a large oak tree. One stood in front of the other four, motioning them to line up. After some shoving and jostling for space, they faced the lone child who … Continue reading

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