Jake Davis

Letting Go

  There is an ancient Egyptian proverb that says, “The marksman hitteth the target partly by pulling, partly by letting go. The boatsman reacheth the landing partly by pulling, partly by letting go.” It’s much the same with our lives. We can get a good start by pulling from the past with all its disappointments, regrets, and heartache, but after…

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Jake Davis

Life is Full of Circuses

  If you want to change the world, don’t be afraid of the circuses. A circus was an extra two hours of workouts a SEAL trainee would have to do if they didn’t meet standards on their daily tests. McRaven talks of how those who consistently had to go through the extra circuses ended up being…

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Jake Davis

I Am a Promise

  I am a promise I am a possibility I am a promise with a capital P I am great big bundle of potentiality And I am learning to hear God’s voice And I am trying to make the right choice I am a promise to be anything God wants me to be…

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Jake Davis

Small Business Week

  It is not the employer who pays the wages.  Employers only handle the money.  It is the customer who pays the wages. – Henry Ford  In honor of Small Business Week, I thought I would write something unique to small businesses.  As I was thinking about what is positive and special about small businesses,…

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