October 22, 2019

I’m in a life transition now. Maybe you are too. A transition is simply this: something in our lives has ended…

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It’ll never be this slow again!
September 17, 2019

I was having a cup of coffee with my good friend Matt. As we spoke, we talked about changes and transitions….

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Good Stress, Stupid Stress
August 27, 2019

Recently I was at a Happy Hour celebrating new positions for some friends. One of them was Patti. I had a few minutes with her and asked what she was enjoying about her new role. While going through the list of things she liked, she said something that stuck with me.

Smiling, she said there was stress, but it’s “good stress, not stupid stress.”

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Understanding Anger
August 5, 2019

When you are in an unexpected life-transition, chances are very good that you will have to deal with anger in some…

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July 30, 2019

Part 2: Life isn’t linear. It’s unscripted, happening to us—and not in an orderly way.

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Daring to Try Something New
July 16, 2019

When we step out into the unknown and try something new, there may be risks, but there are also great rewards. And it’s in the unknown where God shows Himself most powerful.

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Yes, And (Part 2)
July 2, 2019

In my recent blog “Yes – And, Part 1,” I talked about the two words used in Improv (Improvisational Theatre): the…

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Yes – And (Part 1)
June 25, 2019

Several years ago, the Organizational Development team where I worked was preparing for our annual leadership retreat. The Director, Lynda, came to me and said, “We want to use Improv at the retreat.”

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Children Are Always Watching
June 18, 2019

It was Father’s Day this past weekend. Being a father to my three sons is a special gift from God—a role…

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Serve While Waiting
June 11, 2019

Most of us are anxious when we wait. So, what should we do with the energy we have while waiting?

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