from excellence to acceptance

For a few weeks now, I’ve been working on an idea called “The Excellence Principle.” Ideas will usually take me a few weeks to flesh out and come full circle, and this time was no different. I had been writing nuggets down about why I believe that doing things with excellence brings God the most glory, […]

enter: spring

I love this time of year. Spring is awakening from the grey winter. Birds add their songs back to the world. And, in Georgia at least, April showers drench the thirsty earth and give momentary relief from the pollen that wrecks our sinuses but brings so much new growth. I love this time of year. […]

pressing you forward

When I was younger, a friend of my parents owned a restaurant in our hometown and you could find us there every Friday night for dinner. The owners had a daughter who worked at the restaurant when she was in high school, and I idolized her– I wanted to be just like her. One night, while she […]

discerning wisdom

In an age of instant information and Google, of Facebook links and media rich with bias, it can be hard to discern what is truly wise in this world. I find more and more that the people of God can be swayed by the smallest idea of what is right and wise. I don’t know […]