R.J's Posts

Search
  • R.J Dyson

If Not Now, When?

What if you adopted the mantra, "I'll sleep when I die!" for the next six months with a focus on your project at hand?


Or how about the classic, "Carpe Diem," for the next three months until that deadline?


I'm not talking about killing your body or pushing your mind, heart or soul to an unhealthy breaking point. But instead taking one season of life - with parameters that keep your spouse, family and general responsibilities intact - and giving yourself over to that singular focus in place of movies, gaming, alternate hobbies, side-gigs, distractions, YouTube, TikTok...


What could you accomplish? What sort of joy might you find? What would you learn?


Take a sabbath, for sure.


But, if not now, when?

Recent Posts

See All

It's time to rewrite the script for the next chapter. Most of us in the West have been trained since the early 20th century to live a victim-centric narrative. To believe someone else has the locus of

Making meaning is different than having value. I'm convinced at what the ancient Scriptures teach about our inherent value in creation. That we're made in the image of Creator God. We, men and women,

My oldest daughter recently decided it was time to get her sea legs on the long-board. No. Not a long surfboard but a 42" long land-board. A big old skateboard. I had tried in the past to catch her in