Category: unexpected

Do you expect spontaneous blessings from God?

October 30, 2015 | 21 comments

Here is a thought-provoking video for those who are intrigued by the response people have after receiving an unexpected blessing. The producers of the film went to a Kroger’s grocery store, and staged a man to pay random customer’s bills

Overcoming the odds

May 28, 2015 | 4 comments

When I watch this short video about Noe Rueda growing up poor in Little Village, a neighborhood on Chicago’s West Side, I can’t help but feel hope for all of humanity. The social, environmental and economic odds were all stacked

Enjoy Where You Are

August 4, 2014 | 20 comments

My wife and I were hiking up Mount Constitution on Orcas Island in the Puget Sound last month, and I learned an important lesson about enjoying the moment you are in, rather than hurrying up to get somewhere. We had

Take Time To Help Others

March 4, 2014 | 15 comments

Are you so caught up in your own world of selfish pursuit that you don’t recognize the needs of others? Here’s a short video that will sober your perspective and inspire a more generous outlook toward others. “Get Service”  

Unexpected kindness

December 15, 2011 | 1 comment

Unexpected kindness is the most powerful, least costly,  and most underrated agent of human change. Kindness that catches us by surprise  brings out the best in our natures. ~ Bob Kerrey Has anyone ever gone the “second mile,” for you?