Actionable tips from Mike Kim’s Influence & Impact Event Speakers

    We’ve all been there… sitting at an event and wondering when the speaker will finish rather than being drawn in and learning from them.  This was NOT the case at Mike Kim’s Influence & Impact Event.   Mike graciously shared the stage with 6 speakers who imparted wisdom and actionable tips from their… Read more »

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Mike Kim’s Influence & Impact Event

Connection trumped networking. Friends finally meeting face to face. A relaxed, generous, raucous crowd.   Mike Kim’s Influence & Impact event felt more like a reunion. Let me take you back to Tuesday at 4:15 in the afternoon when Mike closed the event. He graciously thanked the stellar speakers, gave kudos to his team, and special… Read more »

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STOP Living With Regret! Learn how at the Live it Forward ADVANCE

I’m excited to be a featured speaker at Kent Julian’s new event: The Live it Forward ADVANCE  If you are This event is all about NOT living with regret by equipping you to move from Dream to DO! Practical, actionable tips, No Pitch Zone with Kent Julian style energy and excellence! If you are tired… Read more »

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Joan Sotkin on the Better Relationship Podcast

  Better Relationship Podcast Episode #019 A Healthy Relationship With Money with Joan Sotkin   Can we change our life stories? Yes! Can having healthy relationships lead to more wealth? Yes!  Can you change your relationship with money to create more wealth? Yes!  Joan Sotkin share why building a healthy relationship with money is essential to… Read more »

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TED Prize winner Story Corps: “Listening is a form of love.”

Are you an award fan? Meaning do you watch all the award shows that come on TV? Well, I do. I am fascinated by what gets nominated and chosen for a particular award in its field. Recently, I was so impressed and excited when TED awarded the coveted TED prize to Story Corps because I… Read more »

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day 32- Lenten Journey-2014

Read: Psalm 7 Today I spent the day at the IJM Global Prayer Gathering. I heard stories of darkness, oppression and evil. delays, bribery, men laughing at the thought of being held accountable for their crimes. corrupt officials business and profit more valuable the lives of children families selling a child to slavery to provide… Read more »

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day 31-Lenten Journey

Read Psalm 34 How Great Thou Art. No matter what…   “I will praise the Lord at all times; my mouth will continually praise Him. I will boast in the Lord, let the oppressed hear and rejoice! Magnify the Lord with me! Let us praise His name together!” Ps 34:1-3 New English Translation   Tonight… Read more »

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World Cup Confessions-2006

Family Time Extraordinaire or Confessions of a World Cup Junkie! in a few days the World Cup will end… and life will have to go back to some sort of regular and productive schedule… bummer no more arranging my day around 9, 12 and 3 , then 10, and 3 and more recently 11 and… Read more »

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big doing’s ’round here…

Emily graduated from High School!!! My sweet Emms, (as we call her!)  her dad called her his M&M for a while when she was younger!   She is our miracle!  (i know EVERY child is a miracle… i have 2 others!)  but Literally, the fact that she is alive is a miracle… multiple times “she should… Read more »

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A Million Voices!

Join the rally in Washington, DC on April 30th, 2006, 2:00 – 4:30 PM. The Rally to Stop Genocide will feature leading voices in the effort to stop the genocide in Darfur, including a broad spectrum of prominent faith leaders, political figures, human rights activists, celebrities, and survivors of genocide. Read the Fact Sheet for… Read more »

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Bootlegged Tag!

Anj did a five for friday list and i liked it.  the topic is:  Name 5 experiences of the performing Arts that have touched or tickled you… i wasn’t tagged, i haven’t been playing in the blog world for so long, and it is a Monday;) but here are mine… birth… it is definitely an… Read more »

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Bono’s Sermon: Remarks at National Prayer Breakfast

If you’re wondering what I’m doing here, at a prayer breakfast, well, so am I. I’m certainly not here as a man of the cloth, unless that cloth is leather. It’s certainly not because I’m a rock star. Which leaves one possible explanation: I’m here because I’ve got a messianic complex. Yes, it’s true. And… Read more »

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Oprah address Human Trafficking with Gary Haugen

Oprah is one the most popular and influential evangelists of our time!  Regardless of your opinion of her, she has stepped forward and taken on the mantle of responsibility that accompanies her level of power and influence.  Recently, Oprah has gotten increasingly involved in issue of Justice. Today, she is hosting a show on the… Read more »

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Emerging Church, Sudan and Madam Blueberry

busy…busy… terribly busy.. as Madame Blueberry would say 😉  (the theology of Veggie Tales is right on the money at times 😉 Just a few tidbits to help catch you and me up!  I have the privilege of being part of  planning an event that focuses on the issues of Race and Diversity in the… Read more »

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Sojourners 30,000 Campaign during World Summit

Reminder:  World Summit, September 14-16  A Call to Fast &Pray on Behalf of those in Extreme Poverty! Read Sojourner’s call and plans for the 14-16th, read my original post, read about various ways of fasting… If you are going to fast, please let me know and we can help encourage each other, share the ways… Read more »

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Katrina

Katrina… a name that now carries so much weight and meaning…images, words, silences, triumphs, failures, heroism, horror …in the USA. These are not stories about another country, another people, another place, but about us and what we are capable of as a human race in response to great pain and struggle…there is both hope and… Read more »

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Snippets…

In the midst of daily life – I have been enjoying birthdays, packing up, getting ready for school and other busy-ness that makes life meaningful. I have had a crazy few weeks, and I am pausing briefly, before skidding into this one with enough momentum and chaos to keep the wheels turning a bit longer…  in… Read more »

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Fasting and Praying on behalf of those in extreme poverty

  Tell President Bush you will pray and fast to fight global poverty Every day 30,000 children die a preventable death due to extreme poverty. Yet we have the power to prevent this silent tsunami. What is missing is the moral and political will to do so. We are calling on more than 30,000 people… Read more »

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Genocide in Darfur

Caring for the least of these…Our church service today focused on creating awareness about the situation in Sudan, southern Sudan and Darfur, Sudan. After the peace vigil that planned in mid July, our pastor asked if I would re-work it for a Sunday service. I agreed with a bit of trepidation, wondering how people would… Read more »

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