Embracing Powerlessness

Aint no sunshine

This weekend my wife is away at the togetherness project. It’s hard having her away for the weekend; our family isn’t complete with her gone. I had plans to take the kids camping, and then it decided to rain all…

Balaam

Can anyone really make sense of the story of Balaam, Balak, and the donkey? Anyone? When Balak sees that Israel intends to invade his land, he sends for Balaam, a prophet for hire, to curse Israel. But Balaam refuses. Balak…

Work is like gas

It expands to fill the available space. You’ve got two choices when it comes to gas and work. One is to let the gas go anywhere it wants. Don’t contain it; containing it means pressure. Letting the work go means…