No amount of college education or textbook study can prepare you for your experience on duty. It wasn’t long after I stepped into the squad briefing room that I realized things were vastly different than I had perceived. I can still smell the scent of leather from the duty gear, the boot polish, gun oil, […]
5 Lessons For Your Journey to Purpose On our path to purpose, we often ignore the possibility for setback. When we attempt to operate in our own strength and fail to depend on the Spirit of God as our Guide and Power, we face disappointment. But, if we find ourselves in a place of discouragement, […]
A life lived in isolation is a life lived short of its potential… If you could have anything in this world, and time, money, and distance, were no barrier, what would it be? Before you answer that question, let me share a story. In 2004, my brother-in-law, Wesley, was diagnosed with an aggressive form of […]
What a monster. A ferocious, unrelenting, absolute disgusting beast. You know what I am talking about, right? Expectations, or, better yet, unrealistic expectations (which are sometimes actually realistic, but not communicated expectations, but that’s another day).
“Now the Lord came and stood and called as at other times, “Samuel! Samuel!” And Samuel answered, “Speak, for Your servant hears.” (1 Samuel 3:10 NKJV) We live in a fast-paced world, a time when everything is demanded of us, and people are pulling us in a number of different directions. We’re the most connected generation, ever, in […]