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My First Standing Ovation

Happy Lighten Up Monday! Here’s a moment I will never forget: My first standing ovation. In that moment, I was on top of the word! And in the next moment… well, you’ll see in the video. Today’s clip taken from A Twisted Mind.

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Airport Drama

Happy Lighten Up Monday, August style! I fly often this time of year and some of the conversations I get to hear just make me shake my head. Here’s one of them. This clip taken from Under The Influence. For more info or to purchase, click here.

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The Talking Mannequin

Happy Lighten Up Monday, friends! Have you ever thought you saw a mannequin move? Here’s what happened when I decided to have too much fun in a department store one day. Hope you enjoy!

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Communicating Truth in the Face of Tragedy

In light of the continuing tragedy of mass shootings in our country, I was reminded of the time in 2007 that my friend Philip Yancey was asked to deliver a sermon just two weeks after the shootings at Virginia Tech. He was speaking to many of the surviving friends and family of the victims of that horrible event.  I wondered at the …

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Difficult Vacation Decisions

Happy Lighten up Monday! Have you taken your summer vacation yet? This time of year reminds me of a story I tell at our SCORRE™ Speaker Training Conference about my first corporate speaking invitation from a company in Florida. Watch to the end to learn what my wife, Diane, had to say about it! Join us for our next SCORRE™ …