Russ Named Employee of the Month

I am delighted and proud to announce that Russ was just named Employee of the Month at the Hyatt Regency Orlando (formerly the Peabody Hotel). Russ has been working as a fitness instructor and on-call massage therapist at the Hyatt for four years. Anyone who knows...

How 16 Friends Lost 159 Pounds

We started on February 2, 2017 and by the time we finished on April 19th, our I Am S.T.R.O.N.G. Team had collectively lost a whole person—159 pounds. It was a life-changing experience for all 16 participants. A Passion to Empower It was an experiment born from a need....
3 Signs of a Tender Conscience

3 Signs of a Tender Conscience

Last week, my husband got into a bit of a funk. As we lay in bed after another exhausting day of parenting, work, household chores, and church activities, he opened up about feeling like he wasn’t doing his best to help our special needs son, to support our family, and in serving others in the community. We can all feel like we are not living up to God’s expectations. We question our…

World Numbers

World Numbers

It’s easy to live comfortingly in the cocoon of our own little world. Numbers like this wake us up to the fact that there is so much more going on in the world than we can possibly fathom. And while we may not be able to keep up with it all, God can....

A Hundred Rabbits Out of a Hat

Mankind is pretty impressive. The things that we have created in just the last 500 years, to say nothing of the first 5,000+. From horse power to horsepower, from printing press to e-books, from air balloons to Ares rockets, from daguerreotype to digital photography,...