May The Fourth Be With You

May The Fourth Be With You

I admit it! I’m a Star Wars geek. I have consumed all parts of this fantastic story created for us back in the 70s and continuing now well into the 2020s. My introduction to the saga happened before I met Jesus. If you would have asked me back then…”what’s the big...
The Impossible Journey

The Impossible Journey

I am sitting on my porch, listening to the birds chirp, bees buzzing and the smells of jasmine are riding on the breeze. It feels like Spring has come early. The weather is warm, my garden is growing and my fruit trees are flowering. It’s amazing how one year can...
Strategy

Strategy

Experience. It is the one thing that cannot be taught. The very nature of the word negates teaching and coaching. Now, one can learn from and trust in experience but experience is something that must be, well, experienced. When I sit down to write, I’m writing from...
Unfinished

Unfinished

If you have an entrepreneurial spirit, being an unfinisher is probably more common in your world than that of the non-entrepreneurs (civilians). Entrepreneurs are attracted to the “what ifs” and the adventure of “the new” as moths are attracted to a flame. This...
Relationship

Relationship

Jesus taught and still teaches that a relationship is dependent on agreement. An agreement to love ONE ANOTHER (John 13:34-35). It is literally the definition of the word covenant.   The fabric of this truth is that a person must give PERMISSION to be loved and make...
Party in Heaven

Party in Heaven

Our organization, The 5 Smooth Stones, is all about connecting people in need with the people who serve in our community. We do that by creating media and purposeful outreach (content) for organizations that otherwise could not afford it. We then use that media to...