Author - Franklin

Water Saving Tips at Home

Water-Saving-Tips-at-Home

People should understand that water is a scarce resource and should therefor take first priority in proper consumption and storage of water. Not all corners of the earth have enough water but people do survive because of adaptation and skills on how to preserve water. Learn to store water. Water storage is a greater way of saving water. It is...

Running for Beginners

Running-for-Beginners

Running is a common act of locomotion and is believed to be the oldest and one of the simplest forms of exercise. Comparing running and walking, better results in terms of calories burned and eventually weight loss is expected of the former due to the intensity of the said activity. Thus, it will require more knowledge and preparation if one...

Knee Pain Running

Knee-Pain-Running

Running is an activity that cannot be overstated in terms of making people’s lives more meaningful. You might ask why I would go to such extent, well because that is the truth. Recent studies shows that there is a direct link with happiness and exercise. Running is probably the most common form of exercise more widely used by people than any...

Maybe We’re Not Meant to Be Productive

Maybe-We’re-Not-Meant-to-Be-Productive

Everything about my life lately has had this incredibly accelerated pace. Every hour is hyper-saturated with urgent tasks, to-dos, actions to be taken. It’s as though somehow, I’m holding myself to the same standards that I expect from the technology I use daily for work, entertainment, and communication:Always on, always at the ready...

Motivation and social validation

Motivation-and-social-validation

I’ve been thinking a great deal about motivation this weekend how it ties into the questions we’ve been asking about productivity and purpose, creativity and building a body of work that lasts. Motivation is a tremendous force. It’s the reason we do things.The source of compulsion, the origination of purpose, the impetus. Next to language, I...

My First Week Alone

Thanks John sharing this post. After a crazy move-in experience, I have officially been on my own for a week! What I attempted to do in one day turned into a full week of moving. The very first thing that happened was it rained. And by rain, I mean torrential pour down. Due to the rain, the people that were supposed to help me had to cancel and...

How We Began

How-We-Began

I am going to take you guys all the way back to the beginningat least to when I met my spouse. When we first met, I did not know at all what I was getting into. I didnt know that she was not going to be the man that I thought I married. That is rightwhen we met she was still going as a he. Jen had not yet come out; she was still living as Billy...

Worship Scheduling

Worship-Scheduling

I get asked all the time how we do our worship scheduling at New Life. Planning Center has become a lifesaver for us all…. Usually around the 15th of the month I will send out a reminder to our worship teams to block out any dates that they are not available to be scheduled for worship team. I typically wait a few days for people to lock in...