How A Surprise Taught Me About Being Intentional

How A Surprise Taught Me About Being Intentional

Surprise! One of these things is not like the other. I’m not a huge gardener but the other day while working in the yard, I noticed something growing smack dab in the middle of the flowers I’d planted. There, tucked into my thriving garden one plant stood out...
The Best Things My Dad Taught Me

The Best Things My Dad Taught Me

If you’ve been on Facebook or Instagram today, you know it’s not just another Sunday. Tributes, pictures and heartwarming thoughts have filled our pages, interrupting vacation and graduation pictures or opinions on current events. For weeks leading up to today, stores...
How to Find Happiness with Broken Expectations

How to Find Happiness with Broken Expectations

It was supposed to be a nice day. No, the weatherman didn’t get it wrong. He called for rain. But, rain wasn’t in my plan. The script I wrote called for something different. Have you ever had it rain on your plans or expectations fall short? We’ve got “it” all mapped...
How Recognizing Static Can Strengthen Your Faith

How Recognizing Static Can Strengthen Your Faith

A blast from the past Driving through the Pocono Mountains on a recent trip, I suddenly realized how things have changed over the years. At the risk of aging myself, I remember needing to find a new radio station on the other side of nearly every hill. Long car rides...
6 Things Every New Graduate Should Know

6 Things Every New Graduate Should Know

It’s the time of year for the familiar cords of Pomp and Circumstance. It’s a bit of a rite of passage that has proud parents across the country straining to find their child in a sea of caps and gowns. Working on a college campus, it’s one of the most exciting...
5 Powerful Reasons You Should Prune Your Life

5 Powerful Reasons You Should Prune Your Life

Have you ever needed to say ‘no’ to something you really wanted to say ‘yes’ to? Last week I struggled with that very thing. An unexpected opportunity came my way that would have allowed me to be more involved with a group that I typically only have the chance to work...