Posts Tagged ‘Hope’

Dissing the Dysfunctional Family

Dissing the Dysfunctional Family

“The only rock I know that stays steady, the only institution I know that works is the family.“ – Lee Iacocca, Engineer & CEO There’s no such thing as a dysfunctional family. Every family functions; the question is how healthily they function. I believe that we don’t want to ever de-value the complex, rich family [Continue]

On Hope, Hope On

On Hope, Hope On

“Everything that is done in the world is done by hope.” – Martin Luther, Preacher and Reformer It’s the first day of Acting 101, an elective that I elected purely to graduate college. We sit on mats, sprawled in disarray, in a beautiful wood paneled room—more yoga salon than classroom. The teacher asked her icebreaker, [Continue]

More Than A Box of Candy

More Than A Box of Candy

  “If you’ve ever seen the look on somebody’s face the day they finally get a job…they look like they could fly.” – President Dave’s Final Speech (Kevin Kline) Dave, 1993 My wife and I don’t buy Girl Scout Cookies (Okay, many Girl Scout Cookies). We don’t buy Boy Scout Popcorn either (Partially because it’s [Continue]

The Soul in Action

The Soul in Action

  “This work…was designed, developed, and produced by a multicultural team of various faiths and beliefs.” -Introductory Disclaimer, the Assassin’s Creed video game series I have said, referring to my loss of 200 pounds, that “I could not have become half the man I was without the power and refreshing of God,” in the article Moving [Continue]

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