To Rise … is to Grow Nov 29, 2022

The word rise is used more than 164 times in the Bible. It is the foundational premise of Christianity. It is the essence of everything Jesus says, teaches, and does. (It is also considered a feminine word form in the original Hebrew.) And yet, do we rise? Sure, we may get up in the morning and...

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Moving Beyond Ourselves Nov 25, 2022

Eleanor Roosevelt, one of the greatest leaders of our time, personally supported a number of students financially. I once read an article that said a young man remembered getting checks for $75 a month, made and signed by Eleanor Roosevelt on her personal account. He said he received those checks...

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Update on Wisdom Nov 15, 2022

Shelly asked me to write a blog this week providing “an update on Wisdom.”  I so treasure these assignments and challenges from her, as of course it causes me to not only think more, but sit down and write about it.

So, the first thing I did was check Wisdom’s social media...

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Roots. Boots. Wisdom. Oct 30, 2022

I am in my hometown of El Paso this weekend, connecting with family and many of my deepest roots.

I'm also writing a new book.  A new way of seeing wisdom through the eyes of Jesus and Holy Spirit. 

I am most comfortable in my blue jeans and boots, and cowgirl hat.  Maybe because...

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Wisdom Manifesto Oct 23, 2022

Here is a taste of what I talked about at the October 15 Her Strategy is Wisdom Event.

I thought it might be fun to put it out to you in the form of a quick assignment, followed by a pop quiz.

 

As you read these words, which represent the Spirit of Wisdom, ask yourself how and if they...

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Where is Our Spirit Sep 27, 2022

 

Despite all our external successes, the United States is statistically the most depressed, suicidal, voluntarily sedated and drugged nation in the world. Millions of us have not found the beating in our hearts. Where is our passion? Where is our Spirit?

 

What is it you would do even...

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Change Sep 21, 2022

CHANGE

Expanding … contracting …
breathing out … breathing in …
Life is about change
in the midst of constancy.
We go to the Fair. We watch horses run.
And in the midst of our laughter
and whispered fears
sits a statue
at the foot of your stairs
who seems to have it all
...

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