Do you know what you believe?

More from the Matheny Manifesto “I need to let you know where I stand. I have no hidden agenda. I have no ulterior motive other than what I said about

Opening Day

        Nearly everyday I get an e-mail or a text from Clint Hurdle, the manager of the Pittsburgh, Pirates.  I’m impressed by a Big League manager who

All men dream, but not equally.

“All men dream, but not equally. Those who dream by night in the dusty  recesses of their minds, wake in the day to find that it was vanity: but the 

Dreams alive with vitality

Along with a few other guys, I’m reading Orthodoxy, a book by G.K. Chesterton.  This book is considered a classic in Christian philosophy and apologetics.  I think he has such an

Our Greatest Fear

Fear of failure may not be our greatest competition.  Fear of success seems ridiculous but it is real.  This quote from Marianne Williamson from her book,  A Return to Love:

“I Have a Dream”

A great man once said, “I have a dream….”  And because of his pursuit of that dream, he was assassinated. But his courage in spite of the danger helped change

For Such a Time As This

“History will be kind to me for I intend to write it.”–Winston Churchill. Most of the time I feel like I am caught in the flow of current trends and

2014–You were made for it!

    You were made for this year. What do you think at the beginning of a New Year? Climate events, political momentum, health concerns and economic trends beyond our

Very Important People–To Me!

I’m rich in people!  True wealth. Today I express thanks for Gary Foster.  He introduced me to Jerry Jenkins, one of the best selling Christian authors of all time–he’s writen over

I Have a Dream

I’m thankful I still have a dream. When I am finished speaking the “Your Life Matters” message to Fellowship of Christian Athletes and God’s Grace Community Church, I realize I’m living the dream.