When I Pray for My Kids

When I pray for my kids, I pray not only for God to save them from their sins, but for God to save them from my own. As their father, my influence carries more weight in their lives than anyone else’s—that is, perhaps, besides mom’s, of course. Nevertheless, as...

Improvisational Leadership

In 2011, comedian and current host of The Late Show, Stephen Colbert, delivered a memorable commencement address to his alma mater, Northwestern University. In it, he described the rules of improvisation: “After I graduated, I moved to Chicago and did improv. Now...