Never Settle

I never stop evaluating and readjusting. It can drive people who work with me on projects crazy because I never consider it finished until afterward and even then... This may be why I haven't written a book yet. I spend…

Don’t quit

How often have we heard some kind of an admonishment not to quit, that we never know when the breakthrough (or whatever we are hoping for) will happen. Sometimes, the result is not what we might have hoped for, but…

The First Noel

Tonight, all around the world, people will gather in churches and cathedrals to observe the celebration of Christ's birth, Immanuel, God with us. Whether that celebration is liturgical, traditional, contemporary, or some other form matters not. What matters is who…

Gifts

This past Saturday, we celebrated Christmas with our extended families on each side. It was a great time. We ate too much, laughed a lot and genuinely enjoyed each other. It was busy and short, but very nice. Our girls…

Two Weeks

Two weeks from today, it will all be over.The presents will be unwrapped. The garbage will be taken out. The food will be eaten. The kids will be overstimulated on sugar. The parties will have taken place. All of the…

Merry Christmas

I know I'm about to hit a subject that causes people's emotions to rise up. Hopefully, we can look at this without the emotion factor too much.I caught someone's opinion that other day about where they shop at Christmas being…