A few weeks ago, a story made its way across America about a small, private school football team in Grapevine, Texas that did something very unusual. They were scheduled to play a juvenile detention center in football, Gainesville State School the next Friday. They knew that those young inmates would have no one cheering for them in the stands, no

I have been very encouraged over the last five days. Our team, at Growing Leaders, had the privilege of meeting with and/or training leaders in five professional baseball clubs: The Atlanta Braves, The Pittsburgh Pirates, the Kansas City Royals, the San Francisco Giants and the Cleveland Indians. Because I have loved baseball all of my life—I was in hog heaven. But even

Tuesday, I began a series of blogs suggesting timely new years’ resolutions for us. Yesterday, I suggested the model the life you want others to live. Today’s post is huge and was sparked by a USA Today article in yesterday’s paper. Like many of you -- I like sports. I mean, I really like sports. At Growing Leaders, we work with dozens