How To Fail And Still Win, A Guide To Not Losing Your Cool
Donald Miller
By Donald Miller

I like those television documentaries on the NFL channel called “A Football Life.” I especially like the ones about coaches. I learn something new with every coach who is profiled.

Whether they’re a coach or player, though, I’ve noticed something each successful person has had in common: They lose well.

Your Story is Not As Beautiful As It Could Be
Allison Fallon
By Allison Fallon

I’ve been in a writing drought lately. I get up every morning and sit down to my computer. Words get typed into the screen. But they aren’t as good as the words I’m used to writing. They aren’t as good as they could be. I’m not being modest. I know what I’m capable of as a writer, and this is not it. 

This is Sometimes More Important Than Praying
Tsh Oxenreider
By Tsh Oxenreider

A few days ago, my family and I returned home after a two-month long road trip. On the way back, my husband Kyle and I had our customary debriefing conversation per easing back in to normal life: What was your favorite part of the trip? What did you learn? What makes you excited to head back home? What makes you not so excited?

(We’re not really very formal about this—we just ask each other questions off the top of our heads while the kids go nuts in the back seats.)