"We will not keep them from our children; we will tell the next generation about the Lord‘s power and his great deeds and the wonderful things he has done." (Psalms 78:4 GNB) Legacies are not just lived. They are shared. Told. The passion in our souls yearns to live well and leave well, but sometimes [...]
True gratitude is formed in the oddest of places. Sure, we are thrilled when something we ached for finally comes to pass, but had we not gone through the waiting room first, we might have a more lackluster response when we are blessed and take blessings for granted. Expected blessings don't likely cultivate as much [...]
Leaving a legacy of love will not just happen. Love intentionally and before you know it, your legacy of love will not just be a dream, but a reality.
Feast on the moments God is giving you with loved ones this Thanksgiving and be present in the moment.
To successfully transfer our family business, we need to have a well thought out plan but also a well thought out backup plan.
A new year is a new opportunity to look back over the former year and redefine the purpose of your family. Just coasting through last year's resolutions is like being out to sea in a boat without a paddle. Not very effective and we won't get anywhere fast. Maybe everything is going smoothly and we [...]
On this blessed day of the year, we have an opportunity to create something of lasting value, far greater than any gift that perishes. The wonder of Christmas morning can lose its luster over the years, but tucked away in the hearts of us all is a longing for joy to surprise us on Christmas [...]
The lingering smell of turkey invites us to the Thanksgiving feast with loved ones around, oohing and ahhing over their favorite food. It's Thanksgiving again, with a hint of pumpkin spice and cinnamon filling the air, we are comforted with the simple things of life that help us to take a break from the ordinary. [...]
October was designated as National Estate Planning month in 2008 by Congress. The resolution noted “Many Americans are unaware that lack of estate planning and financial illiteracy may cause their assets to be disposed of to unintended parties by default through the complex process of probate.” People fail to plan due in large part to [...]
Once the best laid plans have been in place, how do we help to prepare loved ones for their future? Sometimes we can get so caught up in the routine of life that we forget to prepare sufficiently for our future. While we don't want to be guilty of missing the present, the future is [...]