Feeling Forgotten

Feeling Forgotten

This week’s blog is an excerpt from How Long, O Lord, How Long? Devotions for the Unemployed and Those Who Love Them, By Dale Kreienkamp. I’M FEELING FORGOTTEN THESE days. I’m feeling alone. I spend much more time by myself. At times I reflect and think about the...
Consider yourself an arrow

Consider yourself an arrow

STEPHANIE WORKED FOR ME for five years. She’s a wonderfully talented young professional with a great future. When I left my job, I received a card from her with arrows on it. The personal note she wrote was meaningful, but the most impactful part of the card were the...
Waiting is hard

Waiting is hard

MOST OF US AREN’T very good at waiting. I’m certainly not. Our lives tend to be a rush—rushing here and there. We’re very proud we can “multitask,” doing more than one thing at a time. We want everything instantly, and therein lies one of the biggest challenges as you...
I Can’t Believe This Happened to Me

I Can’t Believe This Happened to Me

I CAN’T BELIEVE THIS happened to me. It’s doesn’t seem real, but it is. It’s like living a bad dream. I no longer have a job and it wasn’t a decision I made on my own. Maybe it’s the same for you. I had a good job and I was good at it. Was I perfect? No, far from it,...
Communication and Expectations Required

Communication and Expectations Required

THE RELATIONSHIP YOU HAVE with a significant other, such as a spouse or a person you’re in a serious relationship with, has just changed. If you aren’t in such a relationship, the one you have with family and close friends has changed. Your entire world has changed...
Do you know?

Do you know?

I believe there is a general lack of understanding of economics and business principles in our country today. For too long everyone assumed it all worked, until Covid showed us it didn’t. Many were oblivious to how the different facets of our economy were connected....