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On the Importance of Making Amends and Managing Relationships
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I recently attended my 10-year high school reunion and couldn’t believe just how much I’d forgotten over the last decade. I consider myself a very intentional person but I was blown away how many names, people, and events had completely slipped my mind.

One event that baffled me to no end was when I found out I had wronged someone I cared about in the fall of my junior year. Apparently, I didn’t stand up for them when I should have, it hurt this person’s feelings because she considered me a…

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Why the Most Magnetic People in the World Aren’t Flatterers
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I used to think people liked compliments and so I gave them compliments. And it was true. People liked them. But the older I’ve become and perhaps the more healthy I’ve become spiritually and emotionally, the more I’ve realized my compliments weren’t given in altruism.

I’d have to say, without knowing it, I really just used compliments in order to make myself more likeable. It’s true if you are kind to people they think you’re pretty great. But the end of that is still about me. Flattery is less…

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“We Leak What We Love” by Bob Goff
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Last year I made friends with a child in Uganda who was abducted and mutilated by witch doctors. Amazingly, I also met a surgeon about the same time, a man named Randy Sherman who happened to be the worlds leading expert on repairing the exact damage done to the Ugandan boy. Needless to say, I introduced the two and the story went from tragedy to amazing and beautiful in only a few short months.

Randy and I happen to both be pilots, and I happen to own a seaplane he’d always wanted to fly. I got to thank Randy by…

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The Failure of Twenty-Something Thinking and Why You Should Peak at 65
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Why People Do and Don’t Like Tim Tebow
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Sunday Morning Music, Phoenix
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Saturday Morning Cereal: The Best Viral Videos We Found This Week
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How to Live With Regret
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How Great Writers Think
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How to Find Rest in Jesus. Right. Freaking. Now!
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The Best Way to Implode Your Leadership
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