Cancel Your Trip to Perfection

The old folks used to say "I may not be where I want to be, but thank God I'm not where I used to be."  In this age of self-help obsession, many of us have bought tickets and packed our bags for the journey. Last stop....Perfection.  We say "nobody's perfect," but secretly, people actually think they can arrive at "Perfection." Yes, I'm an author and life coach who certainly benefits from the multibillion dollar self-help market.  I help my clients transform from who they are to who they want … [Read More...]


Is Lebron The King James Version of God’s Glory?

At Shine TYC we experience God everywhere...the trees, the oceans, the wind that blows by us when we see Lebron James fly through the air like he has … [Read More...]


Life Is Not Fair

"To one he gave five talents, to another two, and to another one bag -- each according to his own ability."  - Matthew 25:15 This passage from Matthew 25:14-30  is known as "The Parable of the Talents."  The word "talent" is not referencing your ability to juggle eggs.  A talent is a measure of mass, a weight.  Some translations say the men received a talent of gold. Others say a talent of silver.  In either case, whether gold or silver, the servants were given different amounts according to … [Read More...]

The Devil Behind #Metoo

Authentic. Bold. Smart. Courageous.  So why has it taken us so long to write about the Hollywood movement? The answer is short but not simple. We needed to pray. YOU: "About what? It's apparent who the monsters are." US:  "About seeing the world through the lens of our faith." Yes, the roles are easily identifiable and the infrastructure built to enable them is coming down brick by brick.  But once a building comes down, there is a foundation that will either be destroyed or rebuilt.  We've … [Read More...]