Is Life Meaningless?

I have spent some time in Ecclesiastes lately and have been wondering, is it true that there isn’t anything new under the sun?  Is all the flurry of activity in life, particularly in my own life, meaningless vanity? I am wondering if the things that fill my life are placed there by me or placed…

A New Season

I am so back! September sucked people, ok it just sucked bad.  There were a couple of bright spots, or bright sides as the case may be, but if I had to use one word to sum up September it would have to be TANK.  So now that September is DUNZO I am SO THRILLED…

Do You Know John Hughes?

Today I got to work and a friend started singing “Don’t You Forget About Me.”  I thought he was trying to tell me he was leaving.  Instead, he let me know that John Hughes had died the night before. I don’t think I would’ve thought that much more about the death of this man, but…

Too Sweet to Be Sour, The Power of a Cheerful Worker

Today started out not so good from the get go.  It wasn’t a “I woke up on the wrong side of the bed” kind of morning. It was something different.  Constantly doing stupid things, dropping keys, not able to find the right pair of socks.  It felt alot like I was trying to maneuver in…

Thoughts on Silence and the Idea of Having a Voice…

Ive made no secret of the fact that I have lost my voice.  On Sunday it started to get bad and on Monday I woke up totally speechless.  This has really been tough for me because I looooove to communicate!  While I do use several different mediums for communication, good old fashion verbal communication is…

Twitter Validity and A Bit of a Rant

As if anyone really needs any more proof that Twitter has validity and longevity, check this out: From Twitter Down Time Rescheduled A critical network upgrade must be performed to ensure continued operation of Twitter. In coordination with Twitter, our network host had planned this upgrade for tonight. However, our network partners at NTT America…

Who Inspires You?

This question was asked today in a meeting I attended about motivating employees. There were around 50 or so managers in the meeting, divided up at round tables of about 6 or so people each and we were asked to share around the table who is the one person in this world who has inspired…

GRACE: We take it from God but not from eachother

Lately, I have been thinking alot about grace. I am SO THANKFUL for the grace I have from God.  I am surprised all the time that He gives me so much grace because I know how much I DO NOT deserve it. However, what I have been thinking about lately is grace that we, as…

More than Conquerors

Christ follower, Do you believe you are a Conqueror?  And if that, do you believe you are MORE THAN a Conqueror? Or are you being conquered?  Conquered by any number of joy limiting, life debilitating things or circumstances? The Christ follower, by the power of the indwelling of the Holy Spirit, is MORE THAN a…