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Tipping Point

Tipping Point

What is the tipping point? Where do we draw the line? When should serenity become concern….and when should worry become action? We recently found a snake in our house. It was an eighteen foot long cross between a King Cobra and Anaconda, with a head like a lion...
“Who Can Draw A Horse?”

“Who Can Draw A Horse?”

Walk into any kindergarten class in the country, and ask the question, “Who can draw a horse?” One hundred percent of the kids will raise their hands, just as high as they can stretch them. If you go into a fourth grade class, this number might dwindle a...
Self-Comparison Is Counterproductive

Self-Comparison Is Counterproductive

I had a problem. Actually, it wasn’t a “problem” at all. It was a question. There was something that I couldn’t figure out regarding some audio equipment. Now, I know very little about audio equipment, and have been working with it for a very...
With Regard to Tolerance

With Regard to Tolerance

With regard to tolerance, it was once said to me, “If you found out that someone’s mother had just passed away, would you treat them different? Would you give them more grace? Would you be more tolerant?” My answer was, “Yes”. The...
Spiritual Fitness

Spiritual Fitness

I sling fertilizer for a living. I push an eighty pound hopper filled with little white pellets from one end of a property to the other… over and over and over. It’s an honest living which provides plenty of time for self reflection. Being tasked with...
Simplify

Simplify

“If I had more time, I would have written a shorter letter.” –not sure I am an over-thinker. I am an over everything-er. I write with too many letters, I think with too many thoughts, I speak with too many words. Most of the words and thoughts that...