Wisdom Made Simple

Addition & Subtraction

When I was in elementary school, I was told that addition and subtraction were complementary operations in math. Whatever number I add to zero, if I subtract the same number, I return to zero. When the operations are used together,… Keep Reading

Listening for Leading

Can I tell you what I think? We have become more of a telling, and less of a listening culture. If it is: email, texting, posting, sharing, tweeting, speaking or some other way of getting the information OUT, then that… Keep Reading


There is a paradigm shift at play with a dominant cultural story of the hero. Heroes may make great story telling for their individual glory, but in reality, they do the community a disservice. If I am waiting for the… Keep Reading

Sacred Encounters: Collaborative Conversations for a Change

Kevin Buck explores the practice of recognizing the mystery of the other as a foundation for sacred encounters. ollaborative conversations that constantly call forth our vulnerability become a way for us to both change relationships and ourselves with the benefit of wonder and awe.

Why Executive Coaching?

We are almost half-way through 2018 and if you have been asking yourself questions like: How valuable is an employee’s performance and potential to your organization? How do I get help facing a challenge in my company right now? Perhaps… Keep Reading

Presentation to New Pastors Program

May 9th and 11th, 2018 – Kevin Buck, Kayla Graney and Shawn Wehan presented at the New Pastors Program, a training for new pastors, held at the Christ Cathedral in Garden Grove, CA.  The topics were: ‘Communication: Gender and Culture… Keep Reading

I Am Inviting You

“I am Inviting You” is a way to shift the paradigm in our lives and make relationships at work, home and in our communities more productive and joyful. Through inviting opportunities to grow and develop, we can rid ourselves of… Keep Reading