6 Essential Ways You Can Build Trust

6 Essential Ways You Can Build Trust

Turn your attention almost ANYWHERE and you'll eventually encounter people talking about building trust. It's an essential quality in relationships, business, marriage, consulting, and even social media. Not much gets done without it. And, most marketers (and authors...
Where do Christians Go?

Where do Christians Go?

This past summer, Kelly I went on a cruise for the first time as a couple. Kel had cruised once before, but this year we went with three other couples and we loved every minute of it. We're planning another one for the future, which I wish was this week (given the...
My Favorite Outdoor Gear for 2018

My Favorite Outdoor Gear for 2018

In keeping with my “Friday's are for fun” mentality, I wanted to spark your interest in getting outdoors more this year. It's one of my goals. And our simplest way is free and easy – just go for a walk! We've also taken up bike-riding more (hello...
Recipe for Starbucks Chai Tea Latte

Recipe for Starbucks Chai Tea Latte

Wintertime always renews my love for tea and it seems to do the same for my adult children. Amidst the gift-giving, each asks for some of my chai mix, a knock-off recipe of Starbucks' famed Chai Tea Latte. At the same time, it's well-known that regular the Chai Tea at...
My New Favorite Question to Ask Anyone

My New Favorite Question to Ask Anyone

Later this fall I am leading a session on curiosity at the National Youth Workers Convention in Memphis, TN. Sparking interest and curiosity in young people is integral to the work of a children's worker, youth pastor, or teacher. I mentioned in my book, The...