Jonathan Malm helps people uncover creative options for their life and their church. He’s the author of Created for More, a 30-day devotional to help you develop a more creative mind. You’ll find him in San Antonio, Texas, roasting his own coffee beans and enjoying life with his Argentine wife, Carolina.

Reading Doesn’t Produce Experts

When you take a look at the leadership gurus and creativity experts, you’ll notice one major thing. None of them got there from reading the right books. It wasn’t a result of listening to the right teachers. Leadership gurus and creativity experts get where they are because of struggle. They struggled in their industry and…

When You Welcome the Word “No”

My job lately has become a task of asking many people for tons of help. All of my Sunday| Mag writers are volunteers. Same with my graphic designers and copy editors. Then I’ve begun asking for help with my other sites too. My to-do list is filled with items like “Ask ____ for _____” and…

What Goes Around Comes Around

I’d like to think I’m growing in maturity. And one of the life lessons I’ve been dealing with lately is the cyclical nature of life. Oh, you best…this post is about to get super philosophical and mystical. But follow me, if you will. I’ve been playing the stock market. It’s playing because I only have…

The Epidemic of Christianity

There’s an epidemic sweeping through Christianity. It’s not a new thing, but it’s spreading faster and festering further with the help of technology and social media. I’m talking about the epidemic of “having an opinion about something that’s none of your business”. We’re so quick to latch on to the latest scandal or news bit…

I Love Crowdsourcing

Recently I’ve had some designer friends up in arms about crowdsourcing. If you aren’t familiar with the concept: Instead of paying a graphic designer, you offer a sum amount to a group of designers and let them fight it out. You say I’ll pay $200 for a great logo, and the designer who designs the…