Did you set any goals for 2020? After two months, are you on target to achieve them? One of my goals for 2020 was to recommit myself to reading widely. My February reading ended up being heavy in leadership material.
January was a good reading month for me! Not only did I complete three books, all three are books that I highly recommend to others.
If you’re anything like me, you enjoy tweetable moments. They’re the little moments in life that are beautifully captured in a short, memorable sentence or two.
A couple of months ago, we had some friends over to the house. They brought their kids and before long the whole gaggle of children was reporting they had not only found some acorns, but also planted a tree. This of course was done by placing their newfound acorns on a patch of dirt in our backyard. It was pretty adorable to see five mouths racing a hundred miles an hour (all at the same time no less) to explain the wonder of their discovery and project.
I recently read Senator Ben Sasse’s newest book, “Them”, and found it to be an excellent read. My hope is that by sharing a few insightful quotes, you too will be moved to read the book and enjoy the same blessing I found. Here are my top 20 quote from the Senator’s book.
Men, we need you. We—mothers, daughters, and sisters—need your help to raise healthy young women. We need every ounce of masculine courage and wit you own because fathers, more than anyone else, set the course for a daughter’s life.
Many times, when fellow Christians hear of my apologetic and evangelistic focus on Muslims, they are simply aghast. “I wouldn’t even know how to talk to a Muslim!” they say. “Weren’t you scared?” ask others.