How To Create The Future

March 14, 2007By Josh Allan DykstraLegacy 5 Comments

Lately I’ve been abnormally preoccupied with the future. There are obviously endless ways to dichotomize humanity, but today I find myself wondering if we could split people into these two groups: People who stand by and let life happen to them, and People that make things happen: people who create the future. I was watching … Read More

California: The Edge Of Nothing (Except Maybe Sanity)

February 1, 2007By Josh Allan DykstraLegacy No Comments

I won’t lie: part of me moved to Los Angeles because I have an illness: it’s called “I-need-to-be-on-the-edge-ness-ingytis.” Apparently, there are innovators, early adapters, early majority, late majority, and boring/lazy people — I mean “laggards” — out there. Well, I try to hit that spot right between innovator and early adapter, and tell myself that … Read More

A Future Not Our Own

January 20, 2007By Josh Allan DykstraLegacy No Comments

It helps, now and then, to step back and take the long view. The kingdom is not only beyond our efforts, it is beyond our vision. We accomplish in our lifetime only a tiny fraction of the magnificent enterprise that is God’s work. Nothing we do is complete, which is another way of saying that … Read More