What exactly is real intimacy? It’s a whole lot more than just sex. A lot of times in our modern culture we use the word “intimacy” as a euphemism for talking about sex. There can be intimacy, non-sexual intimacy in lots of relationships or lots of areas in your life. The developmental phase that you hit… Continue reading What is real intimacy?
All right. The last video was, “What to do when you hit a wall in your learning?” This one is, “What to do when you hit a wall in a project, or solving a particular problem.” Same options as before, you can go over the wall, around the wall, or through the wall. Going through… Continue reading What should you do when you hit a project wall?
What would you do when you hit a wall in your learning? You’re trying to study something. You’re trying to learn something new. You’re stuck on one concept, and you just can’t seem to get your head around it. Just like with a physical wall, you can go through it; you can go around it,… Continue reading What should you do when you hit a learning wall?
As we go through life, and we learn lessons in our faith. We build our relationships with our family and with our friends. We manage our finances. We do things for recreation. We move forward in our professional lives, our careers, and perhaps manage a business. We develop in leadership. In all these areas in… Continue reading Integrity and transferable lessons
Hey, I’m back from Ohio now. Back home, making some time to read and fill the tank. I have been making some time to process things and go through my healing. For anyone else, when you go through stuff like this. The loss of a sibling, or any hard experience in life. If you want… Continue reading Metaphors for growing through hard times
Hey. Right now I’m in a hotel room in Columbus, Ohio. I’m here on the trip where I’m bringing my brother’s remains home. I’m sorting through his apartment and figuring out what we are going to bring home, what we are going to ship, and what we are going to leave. Not a pleasant trip,… Continue reading How do you fill your tank?
Day 3, and I’m still thinking about consistency. Probably because I’m wondering how I’m going to make this habit of recording a daily video consistent, but I said I would try to do it, so here’s 3 days in a row. Here’s 4 ideas for building more consistency in any new habit that you are… Continue reading 4 building blocks of consistency
Skylar: I won’t laugh until you’re done. Dan: You won’t laugh until I’m done? Okay. I’m recording with an audience of here. This is day two, and the reflection, or the thought of the day, is the power of consistency. On Saturday I was listening to Jeff Goins podcast, he calls it “The Portfolio Life”.… Continue reading The Power of Consistency
It’s okay for us to talk about the “business of ministry,” “business and ministry,” or “business as ministry.” Why do so few people come out and say that “business is ministry”?
There is conflict in marriage. There is conflict in society. Blame only escalates conflict. The same principles apply to both conflicts, and the same skills solve the problem.