Give Yourself a Break
One of the saddest truths I know is this: We are our own harshest critics. Even if we are merely agreeing with the expectations of others, being overly critical of ourselves…
Jenny here (Hal’s wife). I don’t know about you, but there are times when I’ve felt a bit helpless to make any sort of real difference in the way the world works. The vastness of the issues we face…
If you’re courageous enough to download the images on this email, you’ll see a new me. Hollywood stubble, check. Slim-fit suit, check. And of course, new hipster specs; I guess there are worse ways I could act out my midlife crisis.
Cheer Me Down
“Singing cheerful songs to a person with a heavy heart is like taking someone’s coat in cold weather or pouring vinegar in a wound.” (Proverbs 25:20 NLT) All emotions need to be self-regulated—even the seemingly positive ones, like compassion, or cheerfulness. Sounds a bit weird, perhaps. We live in an age of rampant awareness of […]