Managing Your Capacity to Steward Your Time

“Walk in wisdom toward outsiders, making the best use of the time.” — Colossians 4:5 This week my month-long series on managing our capacity continues. Last week we looked at what capacity is, and the importance of knowing (and being realistic about) your own capacity — i.e., the size of your plate. This week we’re … More Managing Your Capacity to Steward Your Time

Our Favorite Gratitude Prayers to Feel Better About Money

There’s no denying that money is important, but too much focus on it creates stress and anxiety as well as marital and family conflict. Measuring success in terms of material wealth puts the focus on what we lack rather than on what we already have. Fortunately, gratitude prayers are one of the most effective ways … More Our Favorite Gratitude Prayers to Feel Better About Money

Know Your Capacity

I’m going to try something a little different this month. Throughout February I’m going to do a multi-part series on managing your capacity. Capaci-what, you ask? We’ll get to what it is in a minute. First, I just want to say that while I may at times write like I know what I’m talking about … More Know Your Capacity

What Matters Most

It’s so easy in this life to get distracted from the things that matter. Without that focus, we end up spending our days running around and putting out fires, feeling stretched too thin as we try to cram in all of the things we’re “supposed to” do or accomplish or care about, and not leaving … More What Matters Most