Tag: hope

How To Leave A Legacy Worth Having Without Selling Your Soul

“If you live like no one else, later you can live like no one else.” Dave Ramsey In the fall of 2004, I found myself in a place of “security.” I had a beautiful truck, a decent paying job, friends, and freedom. I moved… Continue Reading “How To Leave A Legacy Worth Having Without Selling Your Soul”

A Tale of Two Failures – Sort of

“Our greatest weakness lies in giving up. The most certain way to succeed is to always try just one more time.” This quote comes from a familiar, famous failure. This man tried thousands of times to get his invention, the light bulb, to work.… Continue Reading “A Tale of Two Failures – Sort of”

Use What is in Your Hands

You may not have what others may consider is a lot to give or even to offer. Even the widow, who had very little to give, gave out of what she had. Even Mary gave out of her riches in the alabaster box.  Even… Continue Reading “Use What is in Your Hands”

Unpacking Lessons Learned – Failure is an Event Not Your Identity

Have you ever had that feeling? You’ve tried your hardest to do that right thing exactly the way you have been told only to find that you have failed. The door closes for the job, you’re fired, a child goes wayward, your finances plummet-… Continue Reading “Unpacking Lessons Learned – Failure is an Event Not Your Identity”