Articles in Category: Self-Development

Questions to Help You Plan The Year

A new year. It’s a time to reflect on the past and look ahead to the future. New starts are always refreshing, aren’t they? I think that’s why God built new starts throughout the rhythms of our life. Every minute, every hour, every week, every month, every year begins again at some point. Was last year a disaster? Guess what...you can start fresh! Was last year awesome? Then go for a repeat! That’s why I love January. It’s a chance to look ahead and chart a course and plan for the year to the best of my ability.

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Questions To Help You Move Forward

You can’t start forward until you stop to look back. Use your calendar, iPhoto, pictures, journal, FB...just take some time to walk back through the year. You’ll be blown away at the things that happened that you forgot. 365 days is a long time...and a lot of grace.

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Staff Summer Reading List

Summer is a great time to change things up a bit. We find it's also a great time to change up what you read. Need some ideas of good books? Here you'll find almost every genre from leadership to theology, from history to personal development. So take a look, pick one (or five!) that look good and start reading!

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Too Busy? Listen to This

Sometimes I’m thankful for technology. Sometimes not. But one of the greatest online services I’ve personally benefited from is Audible.com. I’ve always had a desire to read more. I love books. But when life is busy, I tend to become...

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Guys, Your Marriage Needs A Vision Weekend

I remember my parents doing this when I was a kid, and now that I’m married, my wife and I have done it most every year. We usually do it in January, as that’s the time we plan out the whole year, but it can be done at any time. Trust me, setting aside time to seek God in your relationship will transform your life, your marriage, and your kids. Here’s a few tips for how to have a successful Vision Weekend. 

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Family Summer Reading List 2019

I come from a reading family. Many of my favorite memories revolve around us all piled on my parent’s bed or sprawled around the living room as we read aloud before bed. To this day, my siblings and I can still get into heated conversations about the books we experienced together as children.

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Tools for Reflection And Planning

Here are 3 tools for you to check out. The best one is the one you actually USE / DO! Below are links to 3 of the most helpful tools I know of to help you start your year out right.

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