Friday Finds 3-09-12

Friday Finds 3-09-12

As always, I like to take some good resources I’ve recently stumbled upon, and pass them on to my readers. It might be blog posts I’ve read, books I’d recommend, various videos I’ve found, or just random things that I find worthwhile. Enjoy.

The Power Of Camp [Infographic]

Summer camp is a powerful place. I know that first hand. Over the past few decades, our culture has changed dramatically. Because of these changes, the impact that a week of camp can have on a child has only increased.

The One Reason Why You Can’t Ignore The Orphan

The One Reason Why You Can’t Ignore The Orphan

I managed to do it for almost 40 years. You might be doing it right now, and yet you don’t even realize it. Some of you know you’re doing it, you’re ok with the fact you’re doing it, and have no plans to change the fact you’re doing it. What is it? You are ignoring the orphan.

Does Your Soul Have A Backbone?

Does Your Soul Have A Backbone?

Being a coward is not difficult for me. I don’t like to fight. I don’t enjoy pain. Conflict with people closest to me doesn’t energize me. If given the opportunity between fight or flight, 9 times out of 10 I’d probably choose flight. How about you?

How to Parent a Wild Child — The Ultimate Guide

How to Parent a Wild Child — The Ultimate Guide This is a guest post from Meaghan Easterhaus, a long-time friend of my wife’s up in Fort Collins, CO. If you are interested in writing a guest post for this blog, see my guest post guidlines here. I am a perfect parent, with perfect parenting ideas and perfectly...

What’s Up With The East Family?

What’s Up With The East Family?

This blog is not about me, yet there are times when I think it is good to stop and talk with you who are reading about my life. This past month has been a whirlwind of decisions and announcements for us, and I think it only appropriate to stop and explain a few things.

How Cheating Impacted My Marriage

How Cheating Impacted My Marriage

It’s been almost 20 years ago now. I still remember the name of the class: Psychology 2017 – Advanced Experimental Statistical Psychology. It was the final exam of the lab part of the lecture/lab class. Although I had pulled an all-nighter to prepare for the final, my mind went blank when I needed it the most. Little did I realize, the decisions I made next would impact my family forever.

Friday Finds 2/24/12

Friday Finds 2/24/12

Every once in a while, I like to post some interesting things I’ve stumbled upon. I typically lump these various books, articles, or video clips into these posts I call, “Friday Finds.” Enjoy.

The 3 Mentors Every Effective Leader Needs

The 3 Mentors Every Effective Leader Needs

Learning is a big deal to me. This is probably because I realize how much I lack. If I am going to be faithful with what God has entrusted to me, then each day is an opportunity to hone and sharpen the gifts I have. The same holds true for you. However, this is not something that can be accomplished alone.