"For everyone finding themselves the epicenter of a movement, the architect of a culture, the steward of a sphere of influence, this is for you."

Abundant Life (Part II)

In my previous post, I discussed a rather nerdy view on how we could transcend the binary nature of life (life vs. no life) and ascend to a higher reality of the positive and continuous (or zero to infinity) nature of life. I likened this conceptualization of abundant life to the promise of the exceedingly-abundantly-and-above-all-we-can-ask-think-or-imagine-type of ...

Abundant Life (Part I)

“Oh, man. This is really living.” Just before singing the refrain of Bare Necessities in The Jungle Book, Baloo exhales these words to Mowgli while relishing in the enjoyment of an excellent backscratch (see here). The catchy tune telling of Baloo’s delight in life’s simple pleasures was an anthem for the carefree bear of The ...

When Spheres Collide

Deflect and go your own independent directions. Break and leave each other shattered. Merge into a new entity and form a partnership. The collision of spheres is can result in a number of outcomes. In its simplest form, a collision is an instance of one moving object “striking violently against another” [1]. However, a more ...

A Divine Encounter

This is a story of an encounter I had in my workplace that changed my life. It highlights one man and how his ingenuity, generosity, humility, and heart for people have impacted my family and the lives of many others. I tell it as well as I remember it from over 4 years ago, with ...

Conversations with God

How can God be present in my work? This is a question I have asked in conversations with myself many times. It is hard to imagine that the God of the universe would be sitting with me as I navigate the tabs of an Excel workbook (something I do most working days). My thinking about ...

Stewards of Our Spheres

This is for you in spheres of influence: unmatched, unparalleled, irreplicable. Your sphere is uniquely yours. Like an epicenter of an earth-quaking movement with your actions, words, works, art, impressions, image, and heart emitting outward from you rumbling everything in their reach. Since you are entirely and utterly unique, your sphere is, too. I became ...