Why is so hard to be grateful?

Why is so hard to be grateful?

  The society in which we live relentlessly drums into our brains that the only way to go is up. Our culture values “upward mobility”, staying on a stable career path, appearing to our colleagues as a clever guy, rising in the professional ranks,...
Are You Becoming Your True Self?

Are You Becoming Your True Self?

  Recently, I read a book about discovering your “true self” from spiritual guides Thomas Merton, Henri Nouwen, and Mother Theresa. The title “Becoming Who You Are” caught my attention. I’m totally a sucker for catchy book titles. Do you...
Getting Comfortable With Being Uncomfortable

Getting Comfortable With Being Uncomfortable

Last week I launched a pilot course to help therapists grow their practices. Whenever I put something out in public, whether it’s a presentation, blog post or a new product I get uncomfortable. Despite my best efforts, I get anxious about people’s...
10X Return On Investment

10X Return On Investment

April 2017 ‘Before he left, he called together ten of his servants and divided among them ten pounds of silver, saying, Invest this for me while I am gone….the first servant reported, Master, I invested your money and made ten times the original...
Contemplations

Contemplations

  As we begin this journey together in this long walk of faith. I invite you to create space for God in your life.  I also invite you to share your musing too, for together we are so much better. I think we all could use help to slow down, clear out space in our...
Don’t Be Afraid!

Don’t Be Afraid!

Happy Holidays! I hope you are enjoying some time of relaxation and rest this holiday season. I’ve been reading in Luke during the Advent season. This week I meditated on the angel’s exhortation to Mary in chapter one, verse 29 in the Message bible:...