The Miter Box: Life From a Different Angle

A Blog by David Jacob Smith

Why I Write

I have been putting some thought into my writing lately. Why do I write? What is it I wish to communicate? What is the focus or themes of my writing? What is my unique writing voice? These are some questions I’ve rolled around in my head lately. Here’s what I’ve come...

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Treasures in Christ

“In whom (Christ) are hidden all the treasures of wisdom and knowledge.” Colossians 2:3. Our number one assignment as followers of Jesus is to know him – to progressively move into an increasing experiential knowledge of him. To know him and his Father in this way is...

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Coaching Requires New Thinking

The shift from telling to asking requires new thinking The most outstanding feature of the coach approach is that it relies on listening and asking skills to pull out decisions and solutions from the client vs the coach telling or providing solutions for the client....

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