A World Without Email | The Specialization Principle

How do we get out of the mess that email has made? Cal Newport, in his book A World Without Email, lays out a few principles that could help individuals and organizations get out of this mess we’ve made. First, Newport argues that organizations must prioritize their worker’s attention. Knowledge work require great depth of … Continue reading A World Without Email | The Specialization Principle

Culture and Leadership: My Story of Coming to Grips with Change

My wife was the first woman to pray during Sunday morning worship service in the history of our church. It was Mother’s Day 2014 when my wife ascended the steps on the stage during the worship service, walked over to the microphone and prayed for the mothers and the women who desired to be mothers … Continue reading Culture and Leadership: My Story of Coming to Grips with Change

Why does the Old Testament Prescribe the Death Penalty for “Rebellious” Sons?

Some Old Testament texts seem harsh, even morally backwards to society today. But if you want people to listen to you on your own terms (and not put words in your mouth), shouldn’t you also extend the same courtesy to others? It’s just the Golden Rule of Listening: listen to others as you want to … Continue reading Why does the Old Testament Prescribe the Death Penalty for “Rebellious” Sons?