To Stand or Not To Stand — Is that the Real Question?

I watched with much concern over the past year the unfolding of the kneeling during the national anthem and honor of the United States flag. I have been quite amazed at what seems to be the lack of understanding of[…]

Secret to Success-10 ways to be generous

Ever wondered what sets those who seem to be successful in their lives apart from those who are not as successful? You know the ones who seem to turn what ever they touch into the best product, the best idea,[…]

Power of Presence

It was about 7:30am on an amazingly beautiful spring day. My wife was laying on table in an operating room.  Our third child was coming and due to complication with our first, Vicki (my wife) had to have a C-section.[…]

Founding Fathers, Firecrackers, and a Four year old

Freedom isn’t Permanent On July 4th, 1826, 50 years after the signing of the Declaration of Independence, two of the founding fathers died just hours of each other, John Adams and Thomas Jefferson the second and third presidents of the[…]

Leadership Lessons from the Foundations of Freedom

Remember The Foundation of Our Freedom Today we in the United States celebrate our freedom.  She is a great nation that has stood for freedom and liberty from her inception.  Yet the freedoms we celebrate and enjoy everyday in this[…]

Walk through the Valley of Death

I am reminded of these words today “even though I walk through the valley of the shadow of death I will fear no evil for you are with me.”  (Psalm 23:4) As the reality of the shootings in Newtown Ct.[…]