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 [...]

13 Apr, 2020

Our Risen Lord Triumphs Over All

By |2020-04-13T18:25:09+00:00April 13th, 2020|Christian, COVID-19, Fear, Hope|Comments Off on Our Risen Lord Triumphs Over All

This past weekend the news continued to flash images of the suffering while the church pews were empty. Churches hosted 72-hour prayer vigils praying for those who have lost loved ones via the COVID-19 Coronavirus, those suffering either physically or because of loneliness from social distancing or from serving as nurses, doctors & first responders to [...]

31 Mar, 2020

Finding Hope in the Hard Places

By |2020-03-31T15:19:34+00:00March 31st, 2020|Christian, COVID-19, Fear, Hope|Comments Off on Finding Hope in the Hard Places

Empty shelves and countless faces with masks concealing a worried expression pervade the media. Churches no longer meet in person and students are now educated in their homes. The highest unemployment rate since the early eighties and a volatile stock market add to the feeling of instability, and all of these vast changes happened seemingly [...]