Share. The Newsletter

Joel Barnes SHAREing
Teaching people to SHARE their blessings and bruises to connect with love and empathy.
Created 19 Sep 2021
  • I don’t have a title that’s riveting enough for you to wanna read this… January 1, 2022
    02 Jan 2022 • 2 min read • 3 1
    You ever have that friend that’s stupid optimistic? So optimistic you think they’re a bit nuts, actually? So positive that it’s past “almost annoying” and it’s … “so annoying you can’t even hear it” s...
  • I didn’t need a new pair of slippers…
    26 Dec 2021 • 7 min read • 4 1
    And to be 100% honest, at first, I kinda felt like I got a tie or a pair of socks or something like that. Not that I was being a brat…. There’s a kind of a history here. Lol. It wouldn’t be the first ...
  • An Update and a Classic Piece
    19 Dec 2021 • 7 min read • 1 0
    Today, my plan is to help Hannah study for her Spanish final, order this weeks groceries via Instacart to make chicken tinga in the crockpot. I also need to figure out what to get Hannah for Christmas...
  • "Dre" and "O"
    12 Dec 2021 • 5 min read • 2 0
    I had a couple really cool conversations this week that I want to share. Warning. There will be some “bad” language in this one because this is basically a story about following Jesus IRL (as the kids...
  • This is why I SHARE.
    05 Dec 2021 • 9 min read • 1 0
    Because it’s so FFffrrreakin’ hard to SHARE sometimes. This week I threw a couple smoke bombs to distract people from seeing me. Honestly I’m great at it… I can throw almost anyone off the scent when ...
  • The power of WILL
    28 Nov 2021 • < 1 min read • 2 0
    The power of WILL I’m writing a daily devotional for one person. Every day, for the last 2 weeks, I’ve written whatever crosses my heart, for this person. Of course God’s using it as a gift for me als...
  • Come As You Are... A guide to being YOU this holiday season 💌
    25 Nov 2021 • 13 min read • 2 0
    Hey, what's up, guys, and welcome to another episode of Share. The Newsletter. This is a special edition coming out the day before Thanksgiving, the day before, you know, we meet up with family and ha...
  • Fighter
    21 Nov 2021 • < 1 min read • 4 0
    One time a grabbed a dude by the throat with 2 hands and I manually removed him from my nightclub. He had grabbed a bottle by the neck to hit my security guard with it. I lifted him clean off the grou...
  • Compassion over competence… but still both...that's the goal...
    14 Nov 2021 • < 1 min read • 2 0
    Compassion over competence… but still both…that’s the goal… This week I posted an early observation about my physical therapist and it seemed to get a lot of engagement so I wanted to expound a bit. T...
  • Things I’m thankful for (365 days of suffering edition) lol
    07 Nov 2021 • 10 min read • 1 2
    This has been the hardest entry to write yet. Damn near impossible… crippling my spirit… the thought of reflecting on the last year has discouraged me every single day this week. Matter of fact, it’s ...
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