Makenzie – 2.1 Miles Away

I don’t know how many of you have a physical location in which you can say your life changed forever.  As I write,  Google informs me I am 2.1 miles away from mine. Four years ago this evening, Makenzie finished her last pirouette, landed her last leap, and smiled one last time for the camera … Continue reading Makenzie – 2.1 Miles Away

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Write Your Own Script – 3 questions that make your life better

I was watching an episode of The Newsroom and in it, Jeff Daniels’ character is adamant about getting a news story on air that only told half of the truth.  In the scene, Daniels gets so frustrated that his team is demanding the whole truth be told, he storms to his office and returns with … Continue reading Write Your Own Script – 3 questions that make your life better

Makenzie’s Misunderstood Bible Verse – Jeremiah 29:11 – Part 2

“‘For I know the plans I have for you,’ declares the Lord, ‘plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future.’” – Jeremiah 29:11 (NIV) Truthfully, this translation is not the best for this verse (see part 1).  Even though millions have it as a life verse, … Continue reading Makenzie’s Misunderstood Bible Verse – Jeremiah 29:11 – Part 2

Makenzie’s Misunderstood Bible Verse – Jeremiah 29:11 – Part 1

"'For I know the plans I have for you,' declares the Lord, 'plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future.'" - Jeremiah 29:11 (NIV) I hate this verse.  No – that’s a bit strong.  I struggle with this verse.  And while many of you have this … Continue reading Makenzie’s Misunderstood Bible Verse – Jeremiah 29:11 – Part 1