I once used a predicament to show how much of a difference can come from just a little bit of something. During a meeting with some adult volunteers at a church youth group, I told them, “You have ONE dollar … Continue reading What if You Only Had These 3 Things?
We all have our own definitions of success, and they may even vary with different contexts. Ultimately, I think we can all agree success is accomplishing something you set out to do. In the context of this blog, I define … Continue reading One Thing I’ve Noticed All Successful People Have in Common
When we first sent people into space, it was because we were in a “space race” against other nations, particularly Russia. Once the competitive hype settled, space exploration became a tool to make the world a better place. Any human … Continue reading How to Fly in Space… or Something Better
Dear world, Look out! My goal is to make 2016 your most awesome year yet! Inspired by the blog entry of a mentor, co-worker, and friend (Goodbye Warm-Up Year 2015), I decided to share 3 personal lessons I learned in … Continue reading My 2016 Plan to Make The World Better
“Joy to the world, the Lord is come!” I feel like I often don’t belong to either of 2 opposing groups in society. For example, the liberals say I’m too conservative; the conservatives say I’m too liberal. I’ve heard both … Continue reading Joy to the World!
They say the average college freshman gains 15 pounds. For me, it was literally 45 pounds. I went from being an avid runner to suddenly indulging my new dorm room freedom with a DVD collection and constant Cheez-Its and Dr. … Continue reading Health Hacks #1: Things I’ve Learned Working for a Health and Wellness Company
When I was a Boy Scout, our troop went spelunking, and at one point, we gathered in a large “room” in the cave and turned off our flashlights. We were told this darkness was far darker than the darkest night … Continue reading In Light of the Darkness of Terrorism