Gratitude

Are You Driven By Gratitude?

Nathan Smith Life Skills, Perspective

I’ve been thinking a lot lately about what drives people.  I hear a lot about how people are ‘driven’ to accomplish certain goals or reach certain milestones. If you’ve been watching the NBA Finals recently (or Stanley Cup Finals for that matter)  you hear a lot about the drive these athletes have to win a championship or the ‘chip on …

It's both not either, or

It’s Both

Nathan Smith Christian Maturity, Perspective

I’ve just returned home from a great weekend of leading worship and traveling with one of my best friends. God did amazing things and it was such a privilege to serve the people and ministries that we got to connect with while on the road.  Every environment was different, as were the people.  One of the things we considered regularly …

Hit The Gas

Hit the GAS not the Brake

Nathan Smith Perspective, Thought Provoking

I tend to be one that draws attention to the need for people to create margin, pull back, embrace Sabbath rest and generally ‘do less’.  I’ve written and talked about it much and I stand by the principles and challenges that I’ve laid out.  Our culture is obsessed with activity and distraction so there is certainly a need to be …