Oohhhh, that gut-wrenching, defense mode inspiring word: Obedience. Many the modern wedding has struck it from marriage vows. Women everywhere have rose up against it; "we will NOT be under a man's thumb, we are equal and we do not have to obey!" Many a man has promised his betrothed, "no, honey, I don't want … Continue reading Obedience = Peace?
Neil has something I refer to as Farmer Grit. Any Olympic or Professional Athlete would have this as well. Advocates of change. These people display consistent Champion behavior. Chip Brim once defined a Champion and I have always remembered and loved his definition: Doing the things you don't want to do, at a time when … Continue reading Farmer Grit
The role of parent/child has changed a lot over the last 20 years. I recall, especially as a teenager, pouting to my mother that, "you just don't understand." I had a lot of squabbles with my mom in my teenage years. I wasn't the best at communicating and when I started to get frustrated and … Continue reading They’re Not Your Friends