Pragmatic Idealism: Doing It Better

A few years ago, my good friend Chris Hess told me to listen to a podcast from NPR’s Speaking of Faith titled The Business of Doing Good. It was an interview with Jonathan Greenblatt, the co-founder of Ethos Water and CEO of GOOD Magazine. The other Ethos founder, Peter Thum,…

Connecting the Dots

“Of course it was impossible to connect the dots looking forward when I was in college. But it was very, very clear looking backwards ten years later. Again, you can’t connect the dots looking forward; you can only connect them looking backwards. So you have to trust that the dots…

Rebirth

“How can someone be born when they are old?” Nicodemus asked. “Surely they cannot enter a second time into their mother’s womb to be born!” (John 3:4 NIV) There is a curious element of rebirth. In order to curiously poke out to see what life is, it first must die….