Don’t Waste Your Basal Ganglia

Don’t Waste Your Basal Ganglia

Have you ever heard of your basal ganglia? Yeah, me neither. But I’m telling you now, and I beg you, please do not waste your basal ganglia. Let me explain why. In his book, The Power of Habit, Charles Duhigg talks about how habits are formed in the brain. There...

Learning the Grace of Affirmation

At the dinner table tonight, we experienced something profound, and profoundly lacking in our lives. As we enjoyed some Mexican takeout, we asked our kids to share about their favorite events in life so far. After each family member chimed in, we proceeded with round...

The Disciple’s Napkin – 4 Ways to Serve

In the Disciple’s Napkin, I have explained a little about the 5 minutes of Bible intake. Today, I want to share about the four ways to serve. A disciple of Jesus should have movement in four directions: upward, inward, outward, and forward. These four dynamics...