Our Rescue Mission

Our Rescue Mission

Friends, It’s been a little over a month since the twelve young boys (and their soccer coach) were rescued from an underground cave in Thailand. I remember checking the news often, anxious to get an update on the rescue mission. Those seventeen days while the boys and their coach were trapped, the whole world watched. […]

June Newsletter Update

June Newsletter Update

Hello, Friends! Hoping that this letter finds you and yours enjoying this beautiful season of sunshine. As we are busier than ever at Coaching: Life Matters, I’d like to share some thoughts with you about the purpose and impact of coaching. Oftentimes, when coaching is discussed the conversation quickly turns towards athletics. Even for folks […]

Love is Pursuing Us All

Love is Pursuing Us All

As we have said farewell to 2017 and move into 2018, we are amazed at how transformative and fruitful the past year was for Coaching: Life Matters. More so, we are encouraged and confident about this new year and the days to come! At the beginning of 2017, we spent a month in India processing […]

Unwrapping the Gift

Unwrapping the Gift

On “Giving Tuesday” I want to start by giving you a gift. It’s a poem I wrote called, “Unwrapping the Gift”:   Unwrapping the gift of your story 
is the key 
to understanding, to hope, to love. Your Core Story can be found
 when you decide to give in
to what pursues you today
 and what has pursued you everyday of […]

It Is Never Over

It Is Never Over

Listen Read Most likely, you’ve heard this phrase before — “It isn’t over ‘till it’s over.” This familiar phrase pops up all the time in a variety of contexts, from sports to business to music to politics, etc. But, how does this familiar phrase apply to our everyday lives? And, more specifically, how does it […]

Great Hope

Great Hope

Listen Read This week, I had the opportunity to pick up two of my grandchildren from school. Isaac, who is starting third grade, and Maia, who is starting ninth grade. Fortunately, both Isaac and Maia have the opportunity to attend great schools. Isaac lives within walking distance of his neighborhood school, and Maia loves learning […]

Total Eclipse of Love

Total Eclipse of Love

On August 21, people from all over the world came to our hometown of Nashville to watch the solar eclipse. We had special viewing glasses and if you didn’t have the glasses, you couldn’t see it. To say the least, it was an incredible and unforgettable experience! On every television channel, the exact time was […]

77 // Death to Life

77 // Death to Life

  Listen to Podcast Episode 77: Death to Life Subscribe on Stitcher (Android)  |  Listen on Google Play (Android)  |  Subscribe on iTunes (Apple)  Read: Death to Life I will never forget her tears. I looked deep into this woman’s soul as she revealed a devastating reality of a life shattered in which she was beaten […]

76 // Forgiveness Brings Pure Joy

76 // Forgiveness Brings Pure Joy

Listen to Podcast Episode 76: Forgiveness Brings Pure Joy Subscribe on Stitcher (Android)  |  Listen on Google Play (Android)  |  Subscribe on iTunes (Apple)    One of the things I love about my life is I get to choose who I listen to each day. So if you’re getting my podcasts in the morning, that tells […]