31 Mar, 2021

Renewing Our Legacy

By |2021-03-31T02:26:54+00:00March 31st, 2021|COVID-19, Faith, Fear, Generations, Legacy|Comments Off on Renewing Our Legacy

Every year we start off with goals that usually fade before the first month is through. And while goals are likely about achievements or bucket list items we envision, sometimes renewing our legacy is one of the best goals we can have. Periodically examining and renewing our purpose and legacy will take intentionality and a [...]

26 Feb, 2021

Death to Taxes

By |2021-03-02T12:57:32+00:00February 26th, 2021|COVID-19, Faith, Fear, Generations, Legacy|Comments Off on Death to Taxes

“In this world nothing can be said to be certain, except death and taxes.” —Benjamin Franklin At first blush, Benjamin Franklin had a lot of wisdom in his now infamous statement. But perhaps a second look might reveal another perspective for those who are in Christ. Kingdom Benefits As for Bejamin's first part of his [...]

30 Jan, 2021

Leaving a Tangible Legacy

By |2021-01-30T03:43:55+00:00January 30th, 2021|COVID-19, Faith, Fear, Generations, Legacy|Comments Off on Leaving a Tangible Legacy

We all want to leave a Thriving (and Lasting) Family Legacy…but how do we make that Legacy tangible for our Children and Grandchildren? This month I have asked my Executive Assistant, Denise Pass to share some things she is doing to create a tangible legacy for her family. In addition to her role as my [...]

23 Dec, 2020

What Will You Receive This Christmas?

By |2020-12-23T04:19:38+00:00December 23rd, 2020|COVID-19, Faith, Fear, Generations, Legacy|Comments Off on What Will You Receive This Christmas?

What Will You Receive This Christmas? What will you receive this Christmas? It never fails on Christmas morning. Near the end of the unwrapping of gifts, each one peeks to see if there is possibly one missed lonely gift somewhere underneath a branch of the tree. No one wants to miss a gift. And yet [...]

25 Nov, 2020

The Importance of Traditions

By |2020-11-25T13:17:48+00:00November 25th, 2020|COVID-19, Faith, Fear, Generations, Legacy|Comments Off on The Importance of Traditions

The word "tradition" evokes fond memories of the movie, Fiddler on the Roof. The main character Tevye (actor Nick Paone), harkened to his family and those around him in the surrounding culture by belting out a loud "Tradition!". This word underscored the dominant theme of the movie—being reliant on tradition and faith in times of [...]

28 Oct, 2020

Leaving a Legacy For All Time

By |2020-10-28T20:57:07+00:00October 28th, 2020|COVID-19, Faith, Fear, Generations, Legacy|Comments Off on Leaving a Legacy For All Time

"It was the worst of times . . . it was the best of times." Regularly cited as one of the best novels of all time, the classic novel, "A Tale of Two Cities" by Author Charles Dickens painted a picture of what it was like to live during the French Revolution and the Reign [...]

23 Jul, 2019

The Legacy of a Pray”er”

By |2019-07-23T04:53:39+00:00July 23rd, 2019|Faith, Legacy, Love, Steward, Wealth, Wisdom|Comments Off on The Legacy of a Pray”er”

“Each prayer is like a seed that gets planted in the ground. It disappears for a season, but it eventually bears fruit that blesses future generations. In fact, our prayers bear fruit forever.” —Mark Batterson, Draw the Circle: The 40 Day Prayer Challenge The legacy we leave our family is primarily three-fold, affecting their finances, [...]

27 Jun, 2019

Planning a Vacation that Builds Our Family Legacy

By |2019-06-27T19:36:03+00:00June 27th, 2019|Faith, Legacy, Love, Steward, Wealth, Wisdom|Comments Off on Planning a Vacation that Builds Our Family Legacy

Vacations offer an opportunity to build a legacy unlike when we are swamped in our normal busy lives. Without the demands of work and hectic schedules, we have the undivided attention (or at least we can) of our loved ones. Of course, we can also schedule every minute of a vacation that we don't get [...]

27 May, 2019

Stewarding Our Blessings

By |2019-05-27T01:36:43+00:00May 27th, 2019|Faith, Legacy, Love, Steward, Wealth, Wisdom|Comments Off on Stewarding Our Blessings

Happy Memorial Day! “Very rarely will anyone die for a righteous person, though for a good person someone might possibly dare to die. But God demonstrates his own love for us in this: While we were still sinners, Christ died for us.” —Romans 5:7–8 me·mo·ri·al "Created or done to honor a person who has died [...]

25 Apr, 2019

The Family Dinner: Nourishment for Body and Soul

By |2019-04-25T18:22:55+00:00April 25th, 2019|Eating Habits, Faith, Family, Legacy, Love, Steward, Wealth, Wisdom|Comments Off on The Family Dinner: Nourishment for Body and Soul

Families all over the world gathered together this past weekend in the celebration of Easter. And while there is joy in the celebration of any holiday, it is the gathering together for a meal that makes the event even more special. As our lives get busier all the time, the family dinner has become less [...]