We seek opportunity in every instance. Our greatest opportunity many times lies in our biggest challenges or opposition. Instead of being fearful and self-doubting in times of adversity, I now seek the good and the growth that will come out of that adversity. Looking back thirty-some years ago, there was one particular example of when I found…


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This week, I share with you wisdom from my own son, Shane, as he found his path in the AFL. “Fear is a good thing. It is healthy. Panic, stress, and worry is not – it only distracts you from achieving what you are meant to achieve. When pursuing greatness, there will always be fear,…


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Why did you put your life on the line? “Because, I love God… and I love my Marines, and that is where I was needed most.” That is all my father said when my brother asked him, “Dad why did you lead the charge?” That is exactly what he did at two very bloody battles; Iwo…


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I’m excited, I’m stressed, I’m excited, I’m stressed – in other words, up down, up down patterns. The energy of excitement is not that different from the energy of stress. So many times, we need that “excited” energy (or think we need it) to function at the top of our game. The problem is, we…


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I’m at a loss!! I got a text this week from a friend that asked me “why when he really pours it on” he is faced with even more challenges and obstacles? Have you ever noticed when you are right on the verge of making a great shift away from a old pattern or habit…


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