“I am Third”

While I knew that I would welcome the time spent with my long-time friend at an open house, what came next was simply awesome – and unexpected. Upon entering this newly finished faith-based school building, young student “scholars” welcome us. This 40,00 square-foot...

“The Leader’s Tree”

Our greatest legacy is in preparing the next generation, and ensuring that there remains a next generation. This single task has been passed down from our Founders to each generation. A recent Esquire article entitled, “Are Today’s Men Really Weaker Than...

“The Wheel of Fortune”

About three hours before reaching our home, my son and I experienced the vacationer’s nightmare: the dreaded flat tire. Complicating the situation was that the flat tire occurred as I exited the highway with a towed boat trailer. Now, most of you are probably saying:...

“Route 23”

Life has a way of weaving the past together with the present. Growing up in northern New Jersey, we routinely took Route 23, a main roadway in a bucolic, semi-rural part of the Garden State. This road would carry us from the stores with bats and baseballs to the...