https://youtu.be/hUoJYZf7PXg Trevor is a barista at our local coffee shop, Drifting Grounds. If you've ever met him, he immediately makes you feel special. The more regularly you visit, the more you feel at home with him. He memorized my name and order after only meeting me once and that made me feel special. He said … Continue reading Trevor Shares His Passion
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NOPN-A8SvRU I met Ryan on Instagram last week and discovered immediately that he was the kind of guy who exudes genuine passion. He centers his life around empowering millennials to excel. If you are fortunate enough to check out his page, you will find content that is clear and helpful. I stumbled upon him when … Continue reading Ryan Shares His Passion
Sometimes you have to go through hard times in order to grow. I started to notice that in all of my church employments after college, I had incurred a measure of difficulty. You never want to believe that you are the root cause of the problem, but I finally opened myself up to the question, … Continue reading How to Get Out of the Way
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KtdzWfWRWB8 Here is a compilation from the second week of passion videos. These are the backbone of the GGP and will continue to go up every day. Enjoy.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6OvVPQjlt3Q What could possibly be more French than to create art in the midst of tragedy? I felt compelled to improvise something for the loss of Notre Dame this morning. There is no more haunting and beautiful sound to my ears than the organ. I hope you enjoy.
Yesterday was a very difficult day for me. Like you, I'm sure watching the images of Notre Dame de Paris engulfed in flames was horrifying. Seeing the destruction of beauty is always heartbreaking because its beauty represents the best of who we are. Notre Dame isn't simply a Catholic Church for Christians, it is a … Continue reading Notre Dame and the Universality of Beauty
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3Gb2udi2zzQ We treat losing with incredible negativity and often equate it with shame. The truth is that losing and failure are tools that help us grow and they don't define us. What would happen if we changed our outlook on losing? Losing = Winning
https://youtu.be/2zdbd2MB64I I met Jose by making a connection with him through Instagram. He offers fantastic advice on financial freedom. When I spoke with Jose over the phone, it was obvious that he's passionate about giving back to people. He recently quit his job in the banking sector to devote himself full time to serving other … Continue reading Jose Shares His Passion
Do you keep a diary? Is your diary a attempt to connect with the vast scope of human existence or is it merely a record of daily events? The word itself comes from the Latin diarium which contains the word dies or "day". While the days of physical diary keeping seem like a distant memory, … Continue reading Dear Diary, Where Did You Go?
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eNGCVVKVZLA I had the privilege of studying music in college with Roy. During that time, we engaged in plenty of shenanigans and had a blast creating music together. He's arguably one of the finest pianists I've ever known and in addition, a fine person. Roy is the kind of guy that would give you the … Continue reading Roy Shares His Passion