16 posts by

CJ Wetzler

The Lesson Every Leader Should Learn from My Church’s Custodian

Every so often I feel the ability to lay down the facade that I’ve got things figured out and just…

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7 Traits to Live Your Faith IRL

While most studios are making bank through slightly altered stories from our past (queue the nostalgia), I admire J.K. Rowling’s…

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What Jumping from a Plane Taught Me About Finishing Well

It was an odd sensation: as I watched the airport below become smaller and smaller, I knew this would be…

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Why Foul Language Fouls Our Leadership

A few weeks ago, following an ultimate frisbee match between some of our youth and young adults, the idea was…

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How To Live An Uncommon Life in 2019

Airline legend tells of a cantankerous old captain who briefed his first officer by dividing the cockpit in two—raising his…

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Why “Work Now, Play Later” Is A Myth And You Should Play Now

There is much fan-theory as to how the Joker, played by the late Heath Ledger, acquired his “smiling” scars. Even…

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How to Lose Friends and Destroy Your Influence

Our first cold snap recently moved through West Texas, so I went to the store to grab marsh-mellows, chocolate powder…

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The Checklist Every Leader Needs For Accountability

No matter the experience of a pilot, the safety of flight hinges on the use of checklists.  Among seasoned pilots,…

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If You Want to Do Something, Try Doing Nothing

In Jason Headley’s viral video “It’s Not About the Nail,” a woman—unaware of a nail protruding from her forehead—complains to…

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6 Different People Who Should Be Part of Your Tribe

I’ve always been a bit of an exhibitionist. Supply me an audience, a collective of people for whom I can…

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