Impact 52

What Are You Waiting For? Go and Grow

As 2015 drew to a close my heart began to stir. A feeling of restlessness began to set in. As the days went on that feeling of being stuck grew stronger. Don't get me wrong. Things were good and my life was filled with many blessings. I just had these feelings of stagnation and discontent.… Continue reading What Are You Waiting For? Go and Grow

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Impact 52

Do Not Go Barefoot: A Note To The Disgruntled Volunteer

This is a note to the disgruntled volunteer.  You know who you are.  You have made attempts to get involved with a local organization, but you have been unsuccessful because the organization has failed to respond.  Emails have been sent, applications completed, and phone calls made, but no reply.  Complete silence.  Maybe you have spent… Continue reading Do Not Go Barefoot: A Note To The Disgruntled Volunteer

Impact 52

Helping Others By Running

Earlier this year I made the decision to regain control of my health.  I had ballooned to 285 pounds, my body constantly hurt, and I was out of shape. I needed to take action to make a change. My first order of business was to stop drinking soda.  Second, I cut out my late night… Continue reading Helping Others By Running

Impact 52

The Most Colorful Week Yet

Writing a blog can be difficult and very frustrating.  Week after week I sit in front of this computer making an effort to put volunteer experiences into words.  Some weeks, the words flow like a beautiful fountain.  Other weeks, I sit and stare at the computer, struggling to put my feelings and emotions onto paper.… Continue reading The Most Colorful Week Yet