Volume 10

Stephanie Alexander

When Stephanie Alexander graduated from college, she knew two things for sure. “I knew that I was going to own my own company someday, and I knew it would be ma...

R. Gore Bolton

When six-year-old Gore Bolton stepped off the school bus each day, he knew his grandfather would be there to meet him. He knew they’d walk home together, and he...

Christine Bond

One fall afternoon in 2010, as Christine Bond was sitting out on her deck working on the layout of the team that would form the network of her new company, she ...

Donna Boone

Though Donna Boone grew up with a pool in her backyard, she was always extremely fearful of the water. A bad experience with a cold-hearted swim instructor at a...

Andy Burness

Looking back on his life, Andy Burness can mark the roads not taken. He knew early on that advocating for causes he cared about would be his calling in one form...

Bobby C. Christian

High up in the sacred thin air of the Sandia Mountains in New Mexico, 13-year-old Bobby Christian received the clearest directive of his life. “It was almost au...

Pete Coughlin

"Pete Coughlin, you are an Ironman!” The year was 2014, and Pete had just endured his fifth and final attempt at crossing the finish line after a 2.4-mile sw...

Tony Crescenzo

As a young Marine, Tony Crescenzo served in some of the world’s most unnerving landscapes, but combat zones in the Middle East were nothing compared to the inde...

Jennifer V. Dalton

Actors will tell you that the challenge of performing William Shakespeare is an all-engrossing art that demands the allegiance of both body and mind. Through ca...

Gordon Davidson

Over the years, Gordon Davidson’s style of entrepreneurship has deepened, integrating with his spiritual development path so the two are one and the same. A bus...

Paul Dinte

The television in the living room of the Dinte family looked like any other piece of outdated household technology, commonplace and unremarkable. Yet it was you...

Ben Edson

In his modern and pristine DC office, Ben Edson keeps an old black-and-white photograph of scruffy, unkempt children lined up in front of a truck and caravan in...

Paul D. Fauser

Paul Fauser has always believed that things happen for a reason. But when he and his wife, Krissi, found themselves sitting in the doctor’s office in March of 2...

Brian Flood

It was during the Christmas Season of 2007 that Brian Flood decided to walk away without a plan. He was physically, emotionally, and spiritually exhausted from ...