Category: #Purpose

Punching a ticket on the train

When Billy Graham was 92 years-old, he was struggling with Parkinson's disease. In January, a month before his 93rd birthday, leaders in Charlotte, North Carolina, invited their favorite son, Billy Graham to a luncheon in his honor. Billy initially hesitated to accept the invitation because of his struggles with Parkinson's disease. But the Charlotte leaders … Continue reading Punching a ticket on the train

How do you live?

I am all about asking questions. I enjoy asking questions to spark conversations, engage with others, and learn. My grandson Abram has always asked me thought-provoking questions from a child's point of view. “How do they make leather shoes? Where does the leather come from?” Not a typical question from a then four-year-old. My question … Continue reading How do you live?

Hidden Blessings-Lesson 2 “True North”

Lesson 2: No matter what, follow your “true north.” Daniel Bauer shares his philosophy. It is your core values that drive who you are and maintain your focus on what you want to achieve. “I have a personal philosophy: Be an intentional impetus. I have five personal core values: Turning ProPurple CowRipple EffectForest from the … Continue reading Hidden Blessings-Lesson 2 “True North”

What kind of Noise do you make?

Noise Turn up your volume and enjoy this noise! “Turn down the TV!” “I can hear her coming home, the car radio is so loud!” “What are those sirens for?” “The wind is blowing and the wind chimes sound so beautiful.” What is noise? Noise is defined as unwanted sound found to be unpleasant, loud, … Continue reading What kind of Noise do you make?