Six Reasons Why Friends Don’t Call

Six Reasons Why Friends Don’t Call

Have you ever wondered why some of your friends don’t reach out to you? They seem to wait for you to do the heavy lifting, often a pattern formed from the beginning of the relationship. In other cases they are busier and more distracted than we can imagine, even if we...

The Message in Disasters

What’s your first reaction when a disaster strikes?  I imagine it’s to save your life.  It’s fascinating how we suddenly get super-clear about priorities when disaster looms. We’re suddenly willing to pay any price, financial or otherwise, to live for another day. Yet...

Overcoming Being Overwhelmed

There a lot “out there” that’s driving many of us crazy.  I won’t go through the list; you know what I’m talking about.  It’s whatever happens to be overwhelming your nervous system in this moment. Yet there’s nothing new in this overwhelming existence of ours. ...

Courage, Clarity, and Dating

I’m the kind of guy who likes a one-on-one date more than group experiences.  I have a serious hearing problem that makes group conversation difficult and so I tend to feel lost in the chatter.  Having someone to myself for a few hours is like a satisfying meal that...

A Highly Sensitive Canadian

Dylan is a wonderful guy from Canada who engaged me on Facebook regarding something I had posted promoting a workshop at Arlington Street Church on highly sensitive persons (HSP).   He gave me permission to share his words with my blog readers. He had written: Once I...