Have you ever received any trophies or ribbons for a sports competition and/or extracurricular activity? If so, which one was the most impactful for you? I received my most meaningful reward when I was a sophomore in High School. Our swim team participated in a weekend meet called The House of Champions. It took place… Read More Running the Spiritual Race of Life
Don’t you like experiencing the surprise of a family member or good friend open a present you bought them for their birthday? I remember when I was a freshman in high school; I got a special present for my Mom. I went to the Markland mall and found a good deal on golden loop earrings… Read More Are you a Giver or a Taker?
Michael Jordan once said: “Talent wins games, but teamwork and intelligence wins championships.” This is coming from the most gifted Basketball player in the history of the game. Even he recognizes that talent alone is not enough to win championships. I have a picture hanging in my office from the year 1998. My Little League Baseball… Read More Teamwork is the Key to Greater Success
On a scale from 1-10, one being the easiest and ten being the hardest, how would you rate your ability to forgive someone in the following situations. Afterwards, ask yourself, “Does my desire to forgive depend on the severity of the offense?” 1. Your sibling borrows your coat jacket for a backpacking trip in the… Read More The Beauty of Forgiveness