Score

I know April showers are supposed to bring May flowers, but the weather doesn’t always pay attention to the calendar. Outside weddings in early May are risky. It’s 50/50 at best. Steve and Sasha turned out to have a beautiful day. Years ago I abandoned traditional...

Chasing Sugar

Andy’s mom let him have popsicles, kool-aide and soda. My mom gave us carob instead of chocolate in our Easter baskets. So I chased sugar. I planned the time when I was an adult and I could eat and drink what I wanted. My scheme was to add just a drop of water to an...

Interviewing with Knives

I’d been trained to sit on one side of the interview table. I became a Senior Pastor and suddenly I was on the other side of the table. That day, one of my mentors gave me this advise: “Hire good people and get out of the way.” Turns out, Saying 7 speaks to both sides...

Do the Work

The gym is a bit like church. Everybody there is there for different reasons. Sometimes, it’s easier at the gym. I’m starting to figure out what kind of workout someone will do simply by looking at what they are wearing. I’m not batting a thousand, but I’m...