Take A Voyage of Discovery

Ready to make a difference in your life and the lives of others? Cole welcomes you to the podcast series & website, explaining the what and why of Voyage of Discovery.

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Is Black Friday the Anti-Thanksgiving?

Black Friday is the iconoclasm of Thanksgiving. Why I don’t support the growing practice of Black Friday sales.

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It’s Your Choice

It’s Your Choice

Inspiration November 14, 2012 0

The difference between champion & victim is most often just a choice. It’s YOUR choice. Credit: Cole Ruddick Read more
Healing Power & Lessons Through Physical Trials

Why is it that we seem to learn and grow the most through adversity? Ever notice how personal growth seems to somehow be tied to challenges & trials? It all makes me wonder if God does indeed have a sense of humor, as Albert Einstein had said. Or is it more a matter of the lessons having more value to us if there is some pain or grief involved?

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The Robbing Power of Procrastination

Do you procrastinate? Ever tend to put something off when you really could or should be getting it done now? Do you feel like you’re really busy most of the time but not getting much accomplished? If your task list is getting larger or you find yourself moving to-do’s to a future date without a really good reason, you’re probably in the same boat as millions of other procrastinators. Maybe you’ve heard the saying that “procrastination is suicide on the installment plan”.

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