True Stories


In a mother’s womb were two babies. One asked the other: “Do you believe in life after delivery?” The other replies, “Why, of course. There has to be something after delivery. Maybe we are here to prepare ourselves for what we will be later.” “Nonsense,” says the other. “There is no life after delivery. What […]


A worried woman went to her gynecologist and said: “Doctor, I have a serious problem and desperately need your help! My baby is not even 1 year old and I’m pregnant again. I don’t want kids so close together.” So the doctor said: “Ok and what do you want me to do?” She said: “I […]


One of the mysterious gifts of this life is that my Joy does not depend on my circumstances. Regardless of how bad my life may be, endless Joy is available all the same. I just have to choose it. Even more paradoxically, it’s in the embracing of suffering where we find the strength to live […]


TV shows consume our day. If the TV is not on, we’re talking about it (or telling someone to SHUSH cuz we DVR’d something and haven’t watched it yet). The average American watches 35 hours of TV each week – a second full time job. That’s 5 hours per day! Incredible! And that’s just an […]


“Follow a man as he affects multiple peoples’ lives with just one dollar, proving that it doesn’t take much to be the change in someone’s life.” Watch this provocative video: It’s easy to be tricked into thinking that whatever little ability or power we may personally have could ever make a big difference to anyone […]


We like to think about how much more civilized and enlightened we’ve become. We look at people of the past and wonder how they could have been so uncaring, cold and brutal. For example, consider how we treated people with Down Syndrome (and other mental disabilities). In ancient Greece, babies with such disabilities were literally […]


I’m what you’d call a “stay-at-home Dad.” I’m also the founder and CEO of my own company. What all of that means – when you have a 4-month-old and a 2-year-old – is that I spend most of my day changing diapers, feeding babies, playing games, building things, reading books, giving baths, doing dishes, going […]


I’m not sure of the origins of this story, but it’s a good one. — A man was sleeping at night in his cabin when suddenly his room filled with light and God appeared. The Lord told the man he had work for him to do, and showed him a large rock in front of […]