Author Archives: DW

About DW

Living out my Ikigai and helping others find theirs which consists of seeking to launch life with purpose, navigating with principles, and exploring with passion!

“Should Christians be trained for battle?”

I started training in Karate around the age of 13. I am also an avid advocate of our 2nd Amendment Rights. I made a profession of faith when I was around 15. I understood and applied Christian surrender in my … Continue reading

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“Skulls are kind of scary…”

Some, if not many, in average society may relate the image of a skull to death or something evil. Some years ago, that may have been my typical thoughts as well. So my son the other day shared that he … Continue reading

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…wisdom, love, compassion, facts, empathy…

People have asked me why I have not personally voiced my opinion much on the matter of what is occurring in our country that has many ardently and expeditiously typing out opinions onto social media since I am nearly always … Continue reading

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Get In The Game…

April 17th, 2019 If you hang around me for a while and get to know me, you will find I often use Sports cliches, sports analogies, and movie lines, even in general conversation. I like a variety of sports, have … Continue reading

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“Debate”, “Argue-bate”, “Retaliate”

There is “debate”, “argue-bate”, & “retaliate”. If time is permissible, I am game for a good, intelligent, educational and civilized debate. I LOVED IT in High School and College. Unfortunately, that is nearly never the case on Social Media with … Continue reading

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“You have to make it a way of life, as your life may very well depend on it”

“You have to make it a way of life, as your life may very well depend on it”, “Anything worth having takes a lot of work, and anything worth having is worth working for.” Yes, those are quotes of mine … Continue reading

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BACK on TRACK from LACK and SLACK Challenge!

Back On Track from Lack and Slack Challenge! With this challenge we are celebrating getting back on track as the states open up from the COVID19 Social Distancing and Stay at Home, to get back in motion, get back to … Continue reading

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“I talked to a man today. A real man. An American man from an era long gone and forgotten.”

Borrowed from a March, 2020 post from a public post by a man in Plainefield, IN. Well worth the read and share. “I talked with a man today, an 80+ year old man. I asked him if there was anything … Continue reading

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Church…

Church I have heard a variety of stories, testimonies, reasons and excuses why people do not go to church, fell out of church, or even walked away from their faith. Some are, “you do not need to go to church … Continue reading

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Top 10 Attributes of True Leaders

In my career and personal life I have had the privilege to have led many teams. Sales professional from a team of six up to nearly one hundred. In sports, I have coached youth sports, and taught children and adults … Continue reading

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