Soul Sculpting Project: Design a Habit

Soul Sculpting Project: Design a Habit Behavior change is hard business. If it was easy we would have already made the change. Brother Lawrence wanted to make a change in his behavior. For him the change was in how he connected with God. Instead of the on and off connection with God that he had…

Soul Sculpting Project: Don’t Give Up Yet!

Soul Sculpting Project: Don’t Give Up Yet! The odds are against us. If you made a New Year’s Resolution you have a 8-10% chance of success. That is 90-92% odds you will not keep it. And what’s worse —  we are nearing the third Monday in January. This the day when the drop out rate…

Soul Sculpting Project: The Word That Moves Us

Soul Sculpting Project: The Word That Moves Us In the world of psychological research, environmental primes feel like Believer It or Not. Let’s start with smells. Did you know that the smell of cleaning fluid will make us more likely to clean-up. Or the smell of cinnamon will incline us to see a heating pad…

An Invitation to Celebrate Lent

Celebrating Lent Lent is the season between Ash Wednesday March 1st and Easter April 16th. Christians have historically used this season to take on special practices to connect with God and grow in their faith. This year I am celebrating Lent with 7 one week Sculpting projects. I invite you to join me. Here is…

Epiphany to Easter Sculpting Project 2: Stop Here: Week 2

Epiphany to Easter Sculpting Project 2: Stop Here: Week 2 When I was a kid I once rode a horse who knew she was stronger and smarter than I was. Getting her to go anywhere I had in mind was slow to impossible. Going where she had in mind was easy. Living with my thinking…