A Lesson on Purpose From My Dog

A Lesson on Purpose From My Dog

     When Sadie, our 12-year-old Golden Retriever, wakes up each morning, the first thing she does is bring me one of her toys.      She’s a retriever; that’s her purpose.      She starts her day doing what she’s made to do. The starts her day on mission to fulfill...

Aligning Yourself With People Who Have Heart

Aligning Yourself With People Who Have Heart

Who is the most compassionate, loving, positive, intuitive and joyful person you know? After spending a few minutes around them, do you find yourself wanting to be like them because of the way they make you feel?  That is a person with heart; that is Kathy Hamilton...

Aligning Yourself with People of Vision

Aligning Yourself with People of Vision

When the pandemic hit, the business model of The Outreach Program immediately broke. The model of engaging large numbers of volunteers together to package meals for the hungry was suddenly forbidden by the government.   In one day, the 16-year-old method of...

What if Our Job Was to Make Others Beautiful?

What if Our Job Was to Make Others Beautiful?

s,"I didn't know I was so pretty," the young lady said as she flipped through the proof book of her senior pictures. Her eyes welled up with tears. That was the best compliment I ever received as a photographer. For nearly a decade before the digital revolution, I...

You Can’t Do Great Work With Junk Tools

You Can’t Do Great Work With Junk Tools

"I thought you were a carpenter," my friend sort-of joked. "That's not a very straight line you cut!" "Well, like my brother Mike taught me," I replied. "You can't do great work with junk tools. He had invited me over to help him build a shed and assured me he had all...

The Gift of Asking the Right Question

The Gift of Asking the Right Question

A young lady recently asked me for my "wisdom and insight," about some questions she had. Admittedly, there was a time in my life my ego would have kicked in and I would have crawled up on a soapbox and pontificated. However, rather than wax eloquent with pompous...

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