One of the big reasons I admire athletes is that they have to perform. In front of stadiums filled with people, they have to be excellent on a schedule. To make that happen, they must be in a regular program of stretching their abilities. Pushing farther. Going beyond. But for most of us, after high school or college, we actively avoid pushing ourselves. After that last final exam, we quietly vow we’ll never stretch quite that far again. But you’ll never achieve your best without taking the risk of
Who would have expected a national media platform like ESPN to feature such a powerful pro-life story? It’s a very well produced story about the time when Heath White chased perfection. E:60’s Tom Rinaldi tells the story of a how the birth of a girl with Down Syndrome led to the re-birth of a man who thought he had everything, until he discovered the joy of pushing Paisley. Watch the 15 minute video, and share it – it’s a powerful story:
The reactions to the Lance Armstrong interviews on Oprah were pretty one sided. Most people seemed to think he was holding back, offering excuses, or not being completely contrite. When I watched the interviews, I wasn’t thinking about forgiveness, I was thinking about trust – and how to rebuild it. So when Fox News asked me to write an essay on my reactions to the interview, I asked some different questions. They published it here on FoxNews.com, so please share it, and then I would love to hear your reactions.