Good Coaching Includes Words of Encouragement

WORDS….they matter. My YouVersion Bible app verse of the day is Colossians 4:6, “Let your speech always be gracious, seasoned with salt, so that you may know how you ought to answer each person.” That reminded me of one of my favorite verses in the Bible, Ephesians 4:29, “Let no…

A spiritual coach can help us stay on the path, positioning us to experience the joy of God’s best!

I’ve really been enjoying the church prayer path, and I was thinking about the joy of staying on the path and being careful to not get off track into the thistles and nettles and poison ivy.  I was thinking about borders as I read Psalm 147. “He strengthens the bars…

Let God be your primary Coach, through His Word……Let it Rain!

  Boy does it ever rain in Iowa.  Sometimes a lot.  It did this week. So I was reading in Isaiah 55 this morning starting with verse 10…. “As the rain and the snow come down from heaven, and do not return to it without watering the earth and making…

Heads Up!

It was really windy in Iowa yesterday.   It was also garbage day in our end of town.  So, the journey into work was like driving through an obstacle course, trying to avoid the garbage and garbage cans blowing around in the road. Any obstacles you are driving through today?…

Hello Alongsider! Let’s dive in!

“Let’s go deeper together.” That is the kind of thing an alongsider coach might say.   Scuba diving isn’t designed for the surface.  Neither is life. An alongsider coaching relationship can help you go places you never thought you could go.  Alongsiding can help you learn things you didn’t know you…