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May we not go to the grave quietly...May we never chase the shiny in place of the holy, the trend instead of the truth, the immediate instead of the eternal. Arrive empty to the grave, having given all you were given and stewarded all you were tasked. Give the grave only bones.
— Jon Acuff

Big God, little me.

Are you familiar with the story of Moses? You may not have physically read it yourself but I'm sure you've heard the story. Prince of Egypt, anyone? The story is about an Israelite who is raised as an Egyptian and eventually becomes the person who, with God's instruction, leads the Israelites out of bondage


Patrick; the anchor. 

It was a Thursday night and for the second week in a row I sat enveloped in tears. Life was heavy again and just like clock work it fell on the same day that it had the week before. My eyes stayed fixed on the patterned tile as tear, after tear, maneuvered it's way down my tired face.  


The Connect in CareerConnect. 

When I left Up with People, about a year and a half ago, it was because I needed a change. I was a little over 4 years deep in the organization and feeling rather drained. As much as I loved what Up with People was doing and the impact it made, I felt like my time as a contributing member of the body was coming to a close.