Recapping Refocused Perspectives 

Well not only have we transcended another week, we also found ourselves falling into a new season. With change always remaining constant, let’s take a moment to pause and reflect upon the week that was here on “Becoming Today”. The week began as I recall at least on a Monday, as it seems to doContinue reading “Recapping Refocused Perspectives “

Authentic Living

Hope your week has been treating you well and that you are finding peace on many levels. As we continue forward, I’ve been thinking about something I know many people ponder, questions and wonder about. Am I living an authentic life? This is something that I struggled with for years .However I can now honestlyContinue reading “Authentic Living”

Falling For Change

Without a doubt seasons change. This is true not only on the calendar but for each of our lives as well. Today marks such a passage in time. We will welcome the Autumnal (or Fall) Equinox, on this edition of “Becoming Today”. This day could be perceived as when the darkness starts to win. I’mContinue reading “Falling For Change”

Control Yourself

Really I’m kind of surprised we haven’t spent more time talking about the many ways self control is both important and very wise.  So get ready to exercise some restraint and moderation as we press ahead on this edition of “Becoming Today”. Again I want to say thank you to each and everyone of youContinue reading “Control Yourself”

Differing Perspectives

Yes I once again have some words stuck in my head. Three simple words that I can not recall the last time I heard anyone utter in this particular order.  A simple yet insightful phrase. Fifteen letters separated by two spaces that are so needed right now. Yes, those words offer us the opportunity toContinue reading “Differing Perspectives”

Refocusing: In Harmony

Over the past few days we’ve been traveling together  down a new fork along our shared path.  It began with my introduction of the “21st Century Epistle ”, as I speculated about how the messages of the communiques edited together in the Bible might be disseminated if the Apostle Paul were here today. Now onContinue reading “Refocusing: In Harmony”

Already?

Really? Is it? Nah, it doesn’t seem possible. However it appears that yes another week of the year has already come and gone. So it’s time to look back at the week that was, however this weekend, we’ll do iot a little differently than we usually  do. I’ll explain next on this edition of “BecomingContinue reading “Already?”

Refocusing: Overcoming

Over the past few days we’ve been traveling together  down a new fork along our shared path.  It began with my conversation concerning the “21st Century Epistle ”, as I speculated about how the messages of the communiques edited together in the Bible might be disseminated if the Apostle Paul were here today. Now onContinue reading “Refocusing: Overcoming”

Refocusing: Blinded By The Light

Whether or not you are at the moment ‘revved up like a deuce’, we are going to discuss ‘another runner in the night’,  who was truly ‘blinded by the light’ and then spent his life sharing that light with all he could. On this edition of “Becoming Today” we’ll share a conversation that could be….Continue reading “Refocusing: Blinded By The Light”

Your Warning

For some reason whenever I hear that word warning, I hear it as a phrase. “Warning, Warning! Danger! Will Robinson.” Then I see that robot flapping his arms around.  While today’s conversation has nothing to do with androids or artificial intelligence, our discussion will focus on the dangers of not seeking wise advice that’s beenContinue reading “Your Warning”

Refocusing: 21st Century Epistle

One thing is for certain, the way we communicate has changed  greatly over time. So if the messages of the Bible were being shared today, how would that be done? Join me as we consider that idea on this exploration of “Becoming Today”. No one actually ever set out to write a book called TheContinue reading “Refocusing: 21st Century Epistle”

Silas and Paul

A couple of compadres who found themselves often at odds with circumstances beyond their control and despite it all, they kept on. Remaining true to their call and their own ways of growing and sharing.  With some musical overtones mixed in, we’ll talk about how these two have some very relevant messages for us, onContinue reading “Silas and Paul”

No Expiration Date

Tomorrow marks another anniversary of one of the greatest tragedies to be experienced by the American people. On 9/11 lives were lost. terror gripped the nation. A promise was made to never forget and yet it seems too many are willing to do just that. The responsibility of leadership is just that to take theContinue reading “No Expiration Date”

Becoming Kinder

Kindness is an expression of admiration for our fellow human beings. That we all matter and truly have worth. All of our lives have an intrinsic, inalienable God-given value. We’ll explore Becoming Kinder on this edition of “Becoming Today”. We are designed to live a life of service. To use our talents, gifts and abilitiesContinue reading “Becoming Kinder”

Integrity Must Be Included

On this edition of “Becoming Today,” as the headline suggests our conversation will focus on a virtuous, moral and ethical aspect of our lives that is not-optional. Nothing like a little light reading, right? Integrity.  What is it? Why is it so important?  How do we ensure we are living with it?  Where to begin?Continue reading “Integrity Must Be Included”

Self Protection

Vigilance is important and so is personal responsibility, so today we’ll examine how those ideas intersect with our combined search for wisdom on this edition of “Becoming Today”.  I want to say thank you to each and everyone of you for joining us here. Whether you have been following this series for the past threeContinue reading “Self Protection”

Self Renewal

As we continue to build our momentum of “Becoming”, which always focuses on moving forward and upward, let’s go within and I ask you to consider three questions: Do you like yourself? Do you love yourself? Do you respect yourself? I pray you’ll ponder them and reflect as we begin this edition of “Becoming Today”.Continue reading “Self Renewal”

Laboring For You

Here, in the U.S., today is the Labor Day holiday. Originally intended to celebrate the American worker it is now more focused upon retail events and a final hurrah of Summer. Yes the calendar shows us this month we’ll Fall into a new season, in our lives though our individual seasons are not noted onContinue reading “Laboring For You”