Dear Kevin, Enclosed please find a pocket watch, a gift from me to you. Gift is perhaps the wrong word; maybe think of it as a trust. Your father entrusted this gift to me twenty-five years ago (give or take a year)—or, as you might appreciate: 525,600 minutes x 25 = 13,140,000 minutes (give or take a few hundred thousand minutes) Your dad used to play...Read More +
Editor's Note: On Fridays we're hosting a series called More Than a Sabbath, where employees discuss how they've taken a break from otherwise good elements of work. Each post is a response to How to Fast the Other Six Days. There was a time when my wages were a result of my fundraising efforts. I was horrible at it. I lasted about two years, and only...Read More +
Editor's Note: On Fridays we're hosting a series called Everything Matters, where guests share why the work of their particular vocational fields is a cultural act. Each installment serves as a response to the post, Creating a High Calling Culture. I am a professional back-seat driver. I sit in my lofty position and decide the fate of hundreds of...Read More +
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“Be still and know that I am God!” There are few verses in the whole Bible that I need to remember more than this one. Unfortunately, I am wired for anything other than stillness in knowing that God... Read More +