Do you know a high-voltage person?

It is not uncommon throughout the course of a day or a week to encounter “difficult people.”  Those people who are high-voltage and it does not take much for them to shock and hurt others. A lesson the Lord is continuing to teach me is that I must learn to deal with difficult people without always […]

How do I deal with my anger?

Do you ever get angry?  Angry at the person who cuts you off in traffic?  Angry at the choices someone else makes that wounds you or those you love?  Angry at yourself for your own choices? Over the course of the last year, one of the most frequently searched topics on my blog is anger. […]

Leadership Lessons from a Road Trip

Last week, I traveled to Atlanta, Georgia, to join a group of our staff and volunteers for the Orange Conference. I couldn’t help but consider some valuable lessons I continue to learn about leadership during my journey. Great leaders have a plan.  Before I set out on my journey, I developed a plan.  What time […]

Cultivating P.E.A.C.E. in Marriage

Several years ago, Gary Thomas wrote Sacred Marriage: What if God Designed Marriage to Make Us Holy More Than to Make Us Happy? It’s an interesting but for the most part foreign concept in our culture. Whether you are a family of faith who follows Christ or not, conflict in marriage can be exhausting. That’s […]