What have I accomplished? (Ep #45)

Lee shares how he deals with the frustrations of the “what have I accomplished?” question. It started with Lee getting kicked out of a Bible college even though he was a Bible club president and rode a bus on purpose just so that he could evangelize. It continues with some of his current efforts like […]

A brilliant idea in a landfill

Last weekend I went to a RE:3D open house. It’s a veteran-owned start-up right by my wife’s work which specializes in 3D printing. As one of the team members walked me through I couldn’t believe that a couple of folks could just start a high tech company — particularly one with a lot of established […]

Still wrestling with giving (Ep #44)

Woo shares how even with all the spiritual growth he is still wrestling with giving. Please listen in to hear what keeps Woo from getting discouraged by the fact that he still doesn’t consider himself a cheerful giver. Woo also gives his tips for what helps him whenever he gets tempted not to give. We […]

Love of money (Ep #43)

Woo knew that his love of money wasn’t a good thing. He tried to justify it to the point of negotiation with God. “If I get this much money, I’m going to give you this much.” All he thought about was his next investment and how to grow wealth. Everything changed when a business bankruptcy […]

Lead with the heart

As I scrolled down Linkedin, I found an article about the two criteria people use to judge you when they first meet you. They are: Can I trust this person?  Can I respect this person? Which one do you think is more important? It’s can I trust this person!  Why is that? My best guess […]

God introduces trials to purify us (Ep # 42)

Through drugs, crimes, prison Chris reflects how God introduces trials to purify us. He experienced God’s goodness, and he is on fire. Please tune in to hear how this very drive helped him to work his way up in the construction industry, find his wife Amber and overcome a slip-up. Chris finishes up by sharing […]

When we don’t have an identity; we’ll take anything (Ep #41)

Chris by his life’s example shares how when we don’t have an identity; we’ll take anything. He wanted to be a quarterback so that people could see him as the head. Over time, Chris ended up peddling drugs to be the person who gets you what you need. Drugs fed his identity crisis, and he […]

Relationships build on logic will not stand

During my daily Bible readings, I came across the passage of how a “house divided against itself will not stand.” So many various application of this principle, but the most relevant one for me right now is assuming harmful intent. In other words, the relationships build on logic will not stand.  What I mean by […]

I want to stop, but I cannot stop (Ep #40)

Chris shares how what led him to do stupid things for acceptance, to the point where he told himself “I want to stop, but I cannot stop.” From growing up as a biracial kid who never quite fit in, to a free-spirited father who didn’t tell him who he was so that he could stand […]