The story of Joseph begins in Genesis 37, when reading the story it appears that this poor young man just can’t catch a break. Trouble seems to follow him, one person after another wrongs him. Yet, despite it all, Joseph rose to 2nd in command over Egypt and his God given dream materialized. I used …

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More Than Empathy

For 10 years I worked as a Property/Homeowners claim adjuster for a well-known insurance company. During my time as an adjuster I learned a very important skill – how to convey empathy. I found when I sincerely conveyed empathy, the customer would feel that I really cared, the claims process would go smoother and my …

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The 3 things I learned about faith during the buying of our first home

We made some bad financials decisions in our 20's which eventually caught up to us in our early 30's. We were living in a nice little condo that I loved. We brought our first born son home to this condo but by 2008, it was clear that we were in over our heads. The payments …

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