Peace Partnership
3 Oct

Emotional Efficiency

  One of the biggest problems to plague my home is time management. I love being early. I like to sit in the back and observe from a distance. My wife and kids don’t mind showing up late for the majority of things on our schedule, and sometimes it’s even preferred. It gets better: they […]

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1 Sept

5 Thoughts That Kill Your Dreams

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  What keeps you from following your dreams? There are several healthy reasons you shouldn’t follow some dreams, but what keeps you from following the good things you are interested in? Here are five reasons why I believe people give up on their dreams: 1. Disappointment. When we get hurt, we tend to recoil from […]

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1 Aug

Choosing Joy

  In a world where the news and social media constantly bombard us with bad news and tragedy it seems counter-cultural to center our focus on joy. However, shifting our focus toward joy teaches us important lessons. My understanding of this began during a particularly rough season at the end of college. Finding Joy in […]

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3 July

When Things Seem Easy, But Aren’t

This spring I stained my wood fence. The further I got into it, the further I realized it was not going to be as easy as I’d hoped. One of the first problems was that I’d miscalculated how much stain it was actually going to take to get the job done. I thought I’d followed […]

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1 June

How Hardship Can Help You

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  What do you do when you feel like your world is collapsing? What do you do when the rug is yanked out from under you? How do you deal with the giant issues of life that take you by surprise? You know the ones: “Dad/Mom, I’m pregnant.” “I’m sorry to have to tell you […]

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