Day 064: Flag Day – To Stand or to Kneel

In 1775, America was not yet one nation under God. She was a plethora of loosely connected colonies that would slowly and painfully organize to form states. When our forefathers fought the British, they united more because of a common enemy and their desire to be free than for a great love for one another…

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Day 063: Focus on What’s Important

I stopped by Church on the way to work as I do almost every day. I had, as usual, not nearly enough time to sit in silence and peace with my Lord. With only a short time to say hello to Jesus and His Holy Family before needing to run, I wanted to make the…

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Day 062: Your Elevator Pitch

You’ve probably heard of an elevator pitch. An elevator pitch is what you would say if you have a great idea for a new company or a talent you want to showcase or know of a job really want or some similar and find you are in an elevator with an important person who can…

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Day 055: Mind the Gap

Today is Monday, June 5th. You may notice the last time I wrote was June 1st. That was Thursday. When I began writing to discover what it means to Live Mot Ordinary, I said I would write every day to get my thoughts down and be held accountable, and for 51 days I kept to…

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Day 043: Hold Fast to Truth

Some days are full of insight. There are days I can read a biography of an American hero and be so grateful for all that has been sacrificed for us. Other days I can take a course led by a wounded veteran who has become a business and mindset guru and now teaches civilians how…

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Day 036: How Many Things Don’t We See?

I planned to write a different post tonight, but it was already getting late. I had an idea of what I wanted to say, but the words were not making it from my head and heart to my fingers to type. I knew I’d never be able to express all of wanted to say, so…

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