JumpStart – Fast AND Steady

VIDEO https://youtu.be/Hfl23L6D07A AUDIO SYNOPSIS People misunderstand the story of the tortoise and the hare. “Slow and steady wins the race“ is half right. The rabbit didn’t lose the race because he moved forward quickly. He lost because he slow down when he was...

To You; Love God Tuesday – Love Part 2

VIDEO https://youtu.be/k4r8OZk1eF0 AUDIO SYNOPSIS What is love? How do you encapsulate something so broad sweeping as love? And if God were to speak on love, what would God say? In today’s JumpStart, I attempt to answer that question as poetically as I can. I hope you...

JumpStart – Arriving Alive

VIDEO https://youtu.be/Nc5OjWBcwxM AUDIO SYNOPSIS Yesterday, a car right behind me got t-boned in an intersection by a big truck. CRASH!! JUST 50 FEET BEHIND ME! My first thought was, “I wonder if the driver of the truck was texting while driving?” Last year, I flew...

JumpStart – Gratitude

Video https://youtu.be/Y2nn8p1pJVE Audio Synopsis Gratitude is the expressway to happiness and enlightenment. Gratitude shifts your focus from darkness to light. Gratitude shortens the pain of loss and increases feelings of joy. Gratitude is infinitely powerful and...

JumpStart – Setpoints

Video https://youtu.be/BE2ZtMW8-X8 Audio Synopsis The other day, I was listening to a radio show on the science of losing weight. A weight loss expert from Harvard University spoke at length about weight “set points” -- those internal thermostats our body just seem to...

JumpStart – Passion

Video https://youtu.be/7-peSF6aiC0 Audio Synopsis You know, I keep coming back to the theme of passion for a reason -- passion is VITAL. Having SOMETHING that stokes your fire and gets you going is critical to feeling engaged, happy, and successful. And your passion...

To You; Love God_ Tuesday – Love Part 1

Video https://youtu.be/itjXNS9SOU4 Audio Synopsis Let me give a metaphor… Love is water. Resistance is oil. Love and resistance simply don’t mix. To love is not idealize, romanticize, or worship. To truly love is to accept, and in your acceptance to cast hope over the...

JumpStart – Pertinacity

Video https://youtu.be/XcCu-EvgDCQ Audio Synopsis The other day I was listening to an interview with Herb Kelleher the founder of Southwest Airlines. Southwest is the only airline to have posted a profit every single year in its history. In fact, for decades,...

Jumpstart – Staying Successful

Video https://youtu.be/jIqu_1j53Is Audio Synopsis The #1 cause of failure for successful people is to stop doing what made them successful in the first place. And yet, it's surprisingly easy to give up on what’s working -- simply because it IS working. No problem...

Jumpstart – Sleep

Video https://youtu.be/5noF4LvIWMM Audio Synopsis Scientists are only just beginning to understand the healing power of sleep. Sleep is to your brain what being put into a dishwasher is to a dirty dish — it sends cleansing waves across your brain removing what’s...

Jumpstart – Progress

Video https://youtu.be/Av2HjyNO-B8 Audio Synopsis Did you know that when the telephone was introduced, angry protesters actually pulled down phone poles around the country? And, when cars became common on rural roads people sat on their porches and fired shots at them...

“To You; Love God” Tuesday – Awaken Part 3

Video https://youtu.be/iZV2t7MFDjM Audio Synopsis Did you ever seen the Disney movie short “Lambert?” Lambert is a lion cub raised by sheep. He eats grass and hops along the meadow with the other lambs until one day a wild lion shows up to attack the herd. Lambert...