Monthly Archives: January 2013

26 Things I’m Grateful For

January 25, 2013
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26 Things I’m Grateful For

Some of my readers know that I monthly tell my journal (blog) those things about which I'm grateful.  The list always matches the day's date. From 3am on the 26th here in Uganda—this is my list—for whatever it's worth.  May your day be infused with thankfulness—even if in the face of need, Read more [...]

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How did you wake up?

January 14, 2013
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How did you wake up?

I have previously made reference to the fact that the literal translation of the Luganda morning greeting is not “Good Morning,” but rather “How did you wake up?” It seems to me a strong metaphor for the moment in time—or a specific event or series of experiences—that triggered our spiritual Read more [...]

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“When Gentle Winds Grow Strong” (3 ways to turn emotional reaction into productive action)

January 5, 2013
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“When Gentle Winds Grow Strong” (3 ways to turn emotional reaction into productive action)

                          The gentle winds grow strong. Tree fronds dance and sing. The sky dims its light with a gray shroud. As it cries tremendous drops that gently fall. But only Read more [...]

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How do you know what you know?

January 2, 2013
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How do you know what you know?

About a year ago, I wrote a blog post which I called “4 Things I’m Glad I Don’t Know for Sure.”  I reflected on the wonder of faith, and the miracle of the unknown as it adds nuance and “magic” to our existence. Today I received an email from a distant friend espousing a very…

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Nathaniel is CEO of AidChild.org. He holds a Master's Degree in Human Development and Psychology from Harvard University where he was a Reynolds Fellow in Social Entrepreneurship, and winner of the 2010 Harvard HDP Marshal Award. He also holds a PhD in Leadership Studies from the University of San Diego where he was the Dammeyer Fellow in Global Education Leadership, and a Cordes Fellow at Opportunity Collaboration. Nathaniel is author of "We Are Not Mahogany: Three stories about the male African life." Prior to his move to Uganda in 2000, Nathaniel was Deputy Director of the Office of the Governor of Arizona, and Director of Education at Leadership, Inc.

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