As we take our first steps into 2022, I suspect many of us have a sense of relief as we ring out 2021. It’s true that the last cou... »
As we said goodbye to 2020, most of us were looking at a holiday season that was darker and lonelier than usual, without many of t... »
Cineas was an ancient Greek politician and a friend of King Pyrrhus of Epirus, considered one of the greatest generals in antiquit... »
When I was a kid, I hated with a passion losing at any kind of game. It wasn’t easy to accept that I couldn’t roll the perfect num... »
Some time ago, I came across a quote that was attributed to Confucius, and it fits with this issue’s topic of investing in people... »
What can you realistically expect to be or accomplish? That depends in part on how you define “realistic.” Nob... »
For many of us, an important feature of Christmas is remembering the story of Jesus’ birth, whether through re... »
With the Christmas season beginning, we will likely be presented with numerous opportunities to talk to people... »
Christmas celebrates the most important birth in human history, when the Creator of the universe entered our w... »
Christian joy is intimately connected to faith, hope, and gratefulness. It’s about taking a long-range view of... »
All throughout history, people have marked great advances, victories, and momentous occasions with celebration... »
I have a plan and a purpose for your life—and I want to help you discover it and walk within it. I have answer...
The first Christmas was My Father’s gift of love to the world, but it was also His gift to you personally. For...
Turn to Me in your loneliness. I love you dearly, and I am here for you anytime, all the time. I am your const...
The rugged climb doesn’t dissuade the determined mountain climber; he revels in the challenge. Nothing can sto...
At any point in time, there’s always someone looking to revitalize their life or turn over a new leaf. If that... »
I once talked with a woman who said she tried very hard to think only positive thoughts, but she was never abl... »
It looks like the bathtub is finally getting fixed! So I thought when I arrived back at our mission center to... »
The saying, “Necessity is the mother of Invention,” certainly took on greater meaning lately, with the increas... »
As the 2020 new year began, I had a long list of goals and plans. I had high expectations and hoped to reach a... »
I didn’t like my mood. It wasn’t exactly cold—more like chilly with a chance of thunderstorms. Exactly like th... »