I’m Third

This past week, my family took our best-ever family getaway. We went to a quaint lakeside camp nestled in the Laurel Highlands in western Pennsylvania. Run by the staff of Summer’s Best Two Weeks (SB2W), this 3-day 2-night family camp, appropriately named Summer’s Best Two Nights (SB2N), gave us a personalized, intimate, relationship-building experience. SB2W’sContinue reading “I’m Third”

Your Career is a Ministry When …

Your career is a ministry when … You view what you do as serving others in God’s name. You help others without the expectation of getting anything in return. You are not driven by the need to receive credit, applause or attention. You are driven by love for God. Your motives are pure because youContinue reading “Your Career is a Ministry When …”

Truth Trumps Power

We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal, that they are endowed by their creator with certain unalienable rights, that among these are life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness. Excerpt from The United States Declaration of Independence What makes that statement beautiful and purposeful is the humility it tookContinue reading “Truth Trumps Power”

Who Will I Thank and Serve Today?

I’m about to say something counter-cultural. Humans are not inherently good. We enter this world with a natural tendency to be selfish and self-centered. We don’t want to be subordinate to anyone else, and we don’t like the feeling of submission. We don’t want to serve others and ultimately desire final authority over ourselves. WeContinue reading “Who Will I Thank and Serve Today?”