The Challenge Of Growth

When things that once challenged us no longer do, we can either choose comfort in routine or growth in new challenges. There is nothing wrong with comfort in itself. We all crave it in some way. After all, growth and progress are not sustainable without some time for rest, recovery, and reflection in our lives….

On Improving For Our Community

When we find ourselves apologizing for the same things over and over again, it is time to make a change. We all make mistakes. The goal is to not make the same mistakes over and over again. As humans, it is our responsibility to recognize the patterns of our behavior that do not serve us…

Being Wrong To Be Right

The only way to be right, consistently, is if we admit when we are wrong and then adjust our beliefs and behaviors. No one is right about everything. Expecting others to be is unreasonable and expecting ourselves to be is arrogance. The choice we must make really comes down to what we do when, not…

A Reason To Change

It is very difficult to improve upon an aspect of our life that we do not first acknowledge as being in need of improvement. There is not much motivation to change what seems to be working for us. This is true with regards to our beliefs, our character, or our relationships. Unless we perceive a…

Improvement Requires Effort

That which we do not actively maintain or improve upon will entropy. Growth, progress, and improvement are not promised to us. In fact, quite the opposite is true. Those aspects of our lives, our relationships, and our selves that we do not work on, put effort into, and try to improve, will decay. This may…