Lao Tzu coined a common yet inspiring quote: “A journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step.” Any journey in life begins with the simple action of deciding to take the very first step necessary to embark upon a new venture, and this first step requires faith. A journey might relate to aContinue reading “Take the First Step”
As we celebrate the life of Martin Luther King Jr. today, this quote embodies the life he led. May we never forget the wisdom he shared and the legacy he left behind.
What if the chaos we are experiencing isn’t the destruction that we fear? What if what we are witnessing is God building His Kingdom on earth and the turmoil we feel is really birthing pains? Can you imagine what that world would would be like?
This simple decorative piece sits on the corner of my desk. I have it there as a daily reminder. When life’s struggles creep in, it can be hard to remember that there is hope for a better future. Our family’s journey has not looked like most people. For many years, things were extremely hard, andContinue reading “What Is Coming Is Better Than What Is Gone”
My sweet daughter surprised me with this inspirational writing pad that says “FUTURE BESTSELLER.” She noticed that I have several yellow writing pads all over my desk that have my notes, to-do lists, and writing scribbled on them. She made a simple—yet profound— statement that I needed something better for my writing. Her simple statementContinue reading “What Are You Thinking Going Into 2021?”
Someone is all dressed up and ready for Christmas! Wishing you joy this holiday.
As we draw closer to Christmas, the words from one of my favorite holiday songs keeps playing in my head. The song is about the magi following the star to find baby Jesus. Even though Jesus is small, they recognize that He is a King with the ability to bring us all together. The centralContinue reading “Great Miracles Come From Small Things”