Puzzles, Poetry, Position, Preparation

Puzzles, Poetry, Position, Preparation

We are living in interesting times. I hear those words a lot especially with the global COVID outbreak, racial conflicts, and ongoing political and financial disruptions. And I have to agree that, “Yes we are.”  It’s why I felt compelled to launch Influence Lab Women...
“Authority” The Word that Causes Riots

“Authority” The Word that Causes Riots

Who gave you the “authority?” We start asking it as toddlers of our parents, and it is what we’re asking of our leaders more often today. It was the question the Jewish religious leaders asked Jesus in Mark 11:28-30. Jesus responds not with an answer...
Why We Need To Mobilize  Christian Women

Why We Need To Mobilize Christian Women

On a recent Zoom conference of women in leadership, I was asked this question? How can we mobilize more Christian women to act?  Here’s my response…  Last year I was in 11 countries  and just returned from Finland. As a result, I feel uniquely honored...
Moral Courage: How To Engage A Hostile Culture

Moral Courage: How To Engage A Hostile Culture

As a co-founder and producer at our company, Cooke Media Group I have been privileged to have worked on several social justice projects. One, in particular, was a series of short videos highlighting the tragedy of human trafficking in Eastern Europe. At times during...
Motherhood: A Glorious Life Force Of Imperfection

Motherhood: A Glorious Life Force Of Imperfection

Gilda Radner died tragically early in life. Although she greatly desired to have children, she never was able to but said this about being a mother, “Motherhood is the biggest gamble in the world. It’s a glorious life force. It’s huge and scary –it’s an act of...