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Father Forgets

A Top Five book in the Life community is the classic How To Win Friends and Influence People.  Carnegie begins with his #1 principle: don’t criticize, condemn or complain.  He finishes chapter one by reinforcing the principle with the short story Father Forgets by W. Livingston Larned which is sure to tug any parent’s heart, and really bring home […]

I don’t care

I don’t care.  Despite their apathetic sound, these three words are actually quite powerful. When I say ‘I don’t care’, I frequently mean something else.  There are times I’ve said, “I don’t care,” but what I really meant was, “I appreciate what you are saying, but mentally my plate is full.”  Or maybe I meant, […]

Book Review: The Principle of the Path by Andy Stanley

The Principle of the Path takes the reader through a variety of Andy Stanley’s life stories and biblical stories to illustrate a scarce few points of the book. Don’t take the word scarce as criticism; I think the author’s point was to be very focused on a few things. To hammer truth into the audience. […]