Tag Archives: worth

In the lower right-hand corner of you

Meet Ariél. She is a 19-year-old sophomore at a college back east, and it is very important to her that you know she has an accent mark over the “e” in her name. When she told me her name, and … Continue reading

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People laureate

Think of everyone you meet today as someone for whom Christ died. And He died so that person could be saved — rescued — reclaimed as a good idea, the way God intended. Christ would have died to save that … Continue reading

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67 years of making people important

He had a voice that was made for the transistor radio. It was a match made in baseball heaven. We cannot say goodbye to baseball, 2016, without joining everybody else in the sports world for a fitting send-off to Vin … Continue reading

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How important are you?

I received a special book in the mail this week. It’s not an officially-published book. It doesn’t list a publisher or an ISBN number. You won’t find it in the Library of Congress. Still, it is beautifully, yet simply bound … Continue reading

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The Last Gift of Christmas

Our 16-year-old son, Chandler, is the one responsible for the last gift of Christmas, 2015. By that I mean the last gift purchased. It was late afternoon, Christmas Eve, and Chandler, Marti and I had just enjoyed a traditional live … Continue reading

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Clean hair is no accident

My wife wanted me to wake her up early this morning even though we were up late with a late-night counseling session. When she mentioned that the early wake-up call was because she is intending to wash her hair this … Continue reading

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Looking out for number two

Step 9. Are seeking through prayer and meditation to make a conscious effort to consider others better than ourselves. Have you ever gone to a funeral and learned how fascinating an acquaintance actually was and been sad you hadn’t bothered … Continue reading

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How to be connoisseurs of people

Step 9. Are seeking through prayer and meditation to make a conscious effort to consider others better than ourselves. “Don’t be selfish; don’t try to impress others. Be humble, thinking of others as better than yourselves. Don’t look out only … Continue reading

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