Living Like My Buddy, George…

Why did so many people turn out at the church to pay tribute to a man of no title, little money, and few possessions? Because he knew how to…

Living Legacy

Last week, an ambulance took away my next door neighbor, Don. Last night, he entered hospice care. How can we honor the legacy of those who went before us?

Life is a Spelling Bee!

My 9-year old daughter recently competed in a Spelling Bee at her school. While I watched from the audience, it dawned on me that the Spelling Bee contained some critical lessons to success and happiness in life. The first thing I noticed as the Spelling Bee began was that, just like life,  — It’s so…

Where Is Your Affiliation?

I live in Chicagoland, home of two professional baseball teams, the Chicago Cubs and the Chicago White Sox. Year round, you can spot die-hard fans of these teams pretty easily. Cubs fans wear ball caps and player jerseys to show their affiliation with their please-Lord-tell-me-that-I-will-live-long-enough-to-see-my-team-win-a-pennant; Sox fans wear ball caps and player jerseys to show…