I used to think the words I used didn’t really matter that much, but the older I get, the more I see how certain words just cost me so much more than others. It’s not a monetary cost—it’s a spiritual or relational cost. But in order to make the intangible cost feel tangible, I prescribe […]
Before my wife and I got married, I called my counselor friend Al to see if he would do our pre-marital counseling for us. His response really surprised me. He said basically, “no” and then explained how he didn’t like to do pre-marital counseling in the way you typically think about pre-marital counseling. The reason […]
As a staff, we are committed to learning and growing, both professionally and personally. One of the ways we do that is by reading. Below are some of the most current things we’re reading together. If you’re in need of something great to read this weekend, start here.
This phrase has been running around my head lately: He’s not the one that got away. Did you catch the “not” I slid in there? I thought about it one night when I was cooking and listening to the Civil Wars. Their song “The One that Got Away” came on and got me thinking. The song […]