How to Tell Your Story in 3 Simple Steps

by Chris Craft, May 13, 2020 in Life

You have a story to tell.  More importantly, you are a valuable part of your Creator’s story. These questions must be asked:  Why are so many people hesitant to tell their story?  Why do so many people think that their story doesn’t matter? And what is the best method if you want to know how […]

How to Make Sports Fun for Kids

by Chris Craft, May 4, 2020 in Parenting, Sports

Sports were a big part of my childhood and I’m thankful that my father kept me involved in multiple sports. It wasn’t about me preparing to be a professional athlete. It was more about my physical and mental health and social well-being. My father found ways to make sports fun. On the other hand, I […]

The 7 Steps of True Gratitude

by Chris Craft, April 30, 2020 in Gratitude, Jesus Christ, Life

One year ago, I was honored to have the opportunity to speak about gratitude with the students and faculty at Trinity Christian School in Sharpsburg, GA. My talk at Trinity inspired this post. Gratitude or thankfulness is something that many of us (including myself) struggle with. It was my goal to plant seeds of gratitude […]

How to Market Your Business with Excellence in a Fallen World

by Chris Craft in Chris Craft, Entrepreneurship, Marketing

Have you thought about how to market your business with excellence in a fallen world? Marketing that capitalizes on the weaknesses, bad habits, and sinful patterns of people seems to work, but is it good? I had a chat with a friend at church about unethical marketing practices. The conversation led us to conclude that […]

How to Be More Versatile in Your Life and Career

by Chris Craft in Entrepreneurship, Life

Knowledge diversity, skill flexibility, social and career adaptability…these qualities help you learn how to be more versatile in your life and career. Research is telling us that people are making a bigger impact in their lives and careers by developing multiple skills. My story is filled with my diverse interests and experiences: engineering school, NASA […]

7 Encouraging Blessings of Parenting a Child with ADHD

by Chris Craft in Gratitude, Parenting

Are you a discouraged parent of a child with ADHD? I’m here to bring some light to your journey by highlighting seven blessings of parenting a child with ADHD. Twelve years ago, God blessed my wife and me with a beautiful baby girl who has a beautiful mind. Yes, she’s a ‘different’ kind of kid. […]

Kill the Disappointment Monster with Gratitude

by Chris Craft in Gratitude

  Does a lack of gratitude lead to disappointment or does disappointment lead to a lack of gratitude? Yes. Disappointment can happen when an outcome doesn’t meet our desired expectation. The sick thing about disappointment is how it can take over our mind and totally wipe out (for only a time, hopefully) happy memories and […]

Chris Craft’s Gratitude Journal / February 1, 2018

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Chris Craft’s Gratitude Journal / January 5, 2018

by Chris Craft in Chris Craft, Gratitude

Happy New Year! Welcome to my gratitude journal where I share one thing for which I’m thankful in each of the areas of family, work, and well-being. Every day, every moment, and every experience (even the “bad” ones) present opportunities for thankfulness. But to whom are we to express thankfulness? God, our Heavenly Father, must […]

A Christmas Gratitude Journal / December 22, 2017

by Chris Craft in Chris Craft, Gratitude

Wishing you a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year this season! Welcome to my gratitude journal. Today, I will share one thing for which I’m thankful in each of the areas of family, work, and well-being. Every day, every moment, and every experience (even the “bad” ones) present opportunities for thankfulness. But to whom […]