Empty Calorie Church

This is a blog post about church and my faith. If that’s not your thing, feel free to ignore it.  My weight has fluctuated all of my life. I just never really ate like I was supposed to. Even worse… my mother was a dietitian (she’s retired now). She fed us correctly growing up. I … Read more

Reflections on 50- When life begins?

Yep. It happened yesterday. I completed 50 circles around the sun. It’s a bit surreal. I don’t believe I look 50. I most certainly don’t feel it. I definitely don’t act it. (Just ask my family) But this type of birthday is a call for reflection. At least for me.  I look back on how … Read more

Thermometer or Thermostat?

Which one are you? I made a commitment several years ago to not watch the news. And it wasn’t just because I disagreed with their viewpoints.  I was angry and judgmental. Nearly all of the time. I realized it was because of what I was being fed on a regular basis. When I looked at … Read more

Christian Magician?!

As an illusionist, I will occasionally have someone ask me (very sincerely), “Isn’t magic evil?” or “Isn’t what you’re doing forbidden in Scripture?”  I lovingly explain the truth.  However, due to time constraints, I normally cannot go into great detail about what the Bible says about “magic.” In order to provide a resource to spread … Read more

Welcome to Hartley Leadership Resources

Welcome to my blog and my new website! For those who are linking from www.kenhartley.com, you’re in the correct place! Hartley Leadership Resources exists to add value to organizations and individuals. Through leadership training, personal growth teaching, and personality insights we are here to help you in your leadership and personal growth journey as well as … Read more