What’s Next For Me?

What’s Next For Me?

It sounded like the plot of a bad movie. Through a series of bizarre and seemingly unrelated circumstances, Charles lost his career, his home, his sense of self-respect, and then his wife left him. At first, he was just numb, but as the numbness began to subside he...
Your Calling is Calling for You

Your Calling is Calling for You

About 15 years ago, shortly after I was ordained, I attended a seminar titled “What Is Your Calling?” It was facilitated by an author named Gregg Levoy. I went reluctantly; a command performance if you will, thinking I already knew what my “calling” was. Had I not...
Tell Me Again, How Does it Work?

Tell Me Again, How Does it Work?

Frankie brought two glasses of ice water and set them on the table next to the ELF. “Are you going to drink this?” Frankie asked as he looked at the ELF’s little, transparent, pulsating body and wondered where the water would go. “No,” the ELF laughed. “There is no...
Have You Hugged Your Connector Today?

Have You Hugged Your Connector Today?

What is a Connector? Actually it’s not a “what”; it is a “who”. The simplest definition of a Connector is “someone who knows stuff”. “Connectors are fantastic at expanding your network. They will say things like: ‘Oh you should talk to …’ ‘Have you heard about…’ ‘Let...
Coming to Your Senses

Coming to Your Senses

“Christmas is about all the senses. I can smell Christmas, I can taste Christmas, and I can see and hear it.” ― Jostein Gaarder, Through a Glass, Darkly Although we seldom give it much conscious thought, our bodies are the messengers from which we judge our moment by...