This ‘19-‘20 series is inspired by the book Margin (1995, 2004 by Richard Swenson, M.D.) and the widespread phenomenon of mental health issues and burnout in today’s society. “The Margin Series” focuses on the reality that every one among us has limits regarding time, emotional energy, physical energy, and money, among other areas. I’ll cover a wide variety of topics where we need margin for optimal function as well as availability to love and serve others.

Part Five: Simplicity

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Our cat, Chip, reminds us daily that it's not what's in the box that matters ("stuff"), it's living for each moment we are given.

"Our age is becoming more complex and diffusely overloaded, and simplicity is a movement whose time has come."—Richard Swenson, Margin (Colorado Springs: NavPress, 2004), p. 180. "It is no bad thing to…

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