My daughter got married a couple of weeks ago, and I’ve been thinking a lot about what it means to have a home where love can thrive. My wife and I wanted our daughter and her new husband’s home to be a safe, welcoming place not only for themselves, but also for all who would […]
I’ve had a couple friends speak into my life who changed it dramatically. Both of them told me something on the same theme: “Don, you are good at relationships.” At the time, I thought nothing could be further from the truth. I was going through a painful breakup in which I’d made enormous mistakes. I was terrible at relationships.
Today, though, I no longer believe this is true. And partly, I don’t believe it’s true because I had friends around me who refused to see me in black and white or good vs evil terms. They saw my…
I sent a really dumb email the other day. It wasn’t even a whole email yet. It was just a draft. It was a thing I’d started typing, and before I could read over it to make sure it said what I thought it should say, my twitchy mouse finger hit the send button. This […]