Finding Your Creativity

At a recent dinner party, I threw out a simple question that had most of the guests stumped: “What’s your hobby?” Of the six people there only one could confidently answer that he had what could legitimately be considered a hobby. The rest of us used excuses that all sounded similar—I’m ...
Read More →

Stories That Transform

Last week, I was sitting in a high school lecture hall, listening to thirty sophomores perform  short monologues– and I was mesmerized. I chuckled, I got choked up. I was at times sad, hopeful and motivated. Were these monologues about unusual people in extraordinary times? Great courageous folks ...
Read More →

Making Space for God

Technically my friend Laura was speaking the words, but I started to get the feeling they were words right from God to me. I was at my leadership group last week, and Laura was describing her five day silent retreat. Her goal was to eliminate as many distractions as possible so God could speak to ...
Read More →