Do Animals or Pets Have Souls?

Posted on April 13, 2017

I received this question in Quora (you can follow the link and click “follow” me there also): “Do animals or pets have souls?” Animals have souls because they display thoughts and emotions, but they do not have spirits, that part with …

Do Our Pets Go to Heaven After They Die?

Posted on April 4, 2017

The question “do pets go to Heaven?” makes one mistaken assumption: that animals will remain wild or domesticated in Heaven, as they are on earth today. In the beginning, no animals were afraid of Adam and Eve, nor were they …

Rising to the Top of Your Career

Posted on August 5, 2013

In my last post “You Have a Ticket ~ Use It!” I promised to give you 3 tips on how to rise in your career. Whether you’re looking to start a new career, change jobs or get promoted in the …

You Have a Ticket ~ Use It!

Posted on August 1, 2013

Do you feel like opportunities are passing you by while you are stuck in the same old position at work? Are you looking to get into a new career? Have you put your career on hold and sense now it’s …

Day One to a Perfect Day

Posted on July 13, 2013

Exactly one year ago I wrote a blog “7 Apps to Organize Your Life” which got a lot of attention. I want to update that list with another app I’ve been using to organize my life and go paperless, and …

Isn’t it Strange…How Strange People Are?

Posted on June 29, 2013

Isn’t it strange… - How $20 seems like a lot when you give to the church but a small amount when you go shopping? - How 2 hours seems so long at church but so short at the movies? - That you can’t …

6 Levels of Compatibility

Posted on August 7, 2012

“How do I know if he or she is the one?” Use dating as a time to qualify someone for all of you. Dating is an interview for a lifetime position. In this third installment on dating and relationships, I want …

What Makes Couples Stay Together or Split Apart

Posted on August 5, 2012

In my last post to you, I shared this thought: People marry because they are compatible. People divorce because they think they are incompatible. It’s as simple as that. Why would so many couples who loved each other and thought …

7 Apps to Organize Your Life

Posted on July 30, 2012

I’m writing you from my new laptop ~ the Macbook Pro with Retina. It used to take me a couple of days to set up a new computer, but now I’m getting better and picker about what I put into …

The Elevator Pitch

Posted on July 27, 2012

Dear Austin, Everybody should have something of value to contribute to others – the thing you love to create is called your “passion” and telling people about it is called “selling”. Without sales or marketing, no one would know what …

Is He or She the One?

Posted on July 24, 2012

Given the high divorce rate in the world and the church (there’s no difference), singles and dating couples should go into marriage wide-eyed and understand what brings people together and what breaks them apart. People marry because they are compatible. …

How to Find More Time

Posted on July 22, 2012

I have many books I want to read; as each day ends, I wonder how will I ever find the time to read them all? I have a little secret I want to tell you that will instantly give you …

6 Tips on How to Handle Criticism – Part 2

Posted on July 14, 2012

The Biblical term for much of the criticism and gossip going on today is “slander”. Unfortunately, one of the signs of the end times is the increase of slander. 2 Timothy 3:1-3 (NKJ) But know this, that in the last …

How to Handle Criticism – Part 1

Posted on July 12, 2012

The question is: when is it appropriate to be a critic? Let’s start with the opposite: when is it inappropriate to be a critic? At mid-life, I have come to a conclusion: most people are not qualified to make most …

Cure for the Insecure

Posted on July 2, 2012

I told you that yesterday was the first time I woke up without my children in my house. Where were they? We had to entrust them to their grandmother for one night because the following morning, we knew we would …