God is Not Deciding

God is Not Deciding

Good Morning, If we are faithless, he will remain faithful, for he cannot disown himself. 2 Tim. 2:13 Somehow, many of us have gotten the wrong idea about God.  We think he is constantly deciding about whether to exercise one of his attributes over...
Captivating Leadership

Captivating Leadership

Good Morning, Part of a leader’s job is to help people see that the place they are going is worth the trip to get there. – Ron K I took a third-world finance class in grad school and I remember one of the keys to improving the lives of people in undeveloped and...
A Frugal Heart

A Frugal Heart

The point is this: whoever sows sparingly will also reap sparingly, and whoever sows bountifully will also reap bountifully. Each one must give as he has decided in his heart, not reluctantly or under compulsion, for God loves a cheerful giver. 2 Cor. 9:6-7 My wife...
Sky with Eyes

Sky with Eyes

I lift up my eyes to the hills. From where does my help come?My help comes from the LORD, the Maker of heaven and earth. Ps. 121:1 Have you had the experience of someone talking to you, but not looking at you? It is quite annoying.  You might even...
Stuck in Planning Mode?

Stuck in Planning Mode?

Come, let us rebuild the wall of Jerusalem, so that we will no longer be a disgrace.” I also told them about the gracious hand of my God upon me, and what the king had said to me.  “Let us start rebuilding,” they replied, and they set their hands to this good...
Blizzard Conditions

Blizzard Conditions

Good Morning, It’s March 13, 2019 and I am sitting at home in the middle of a blizzard.  The wind is howling, the snow is falling, the roads are a mess, visibility is close to zero, and over 1,000 flights have been cancelled at the Denver...
Beat the Odds

Beat the Odds

I have been reading a great little leadership book by David Sterns and Bert Jones called Leadership Proverbs – Wisdom for Today’s Leaders.  The book follows the pattern of the biblical book of Proverbs and is a great resource.  Of course, one...
When You Sit, Stand…

When You Sit, Stand…

These commandments that I give to you today are to be upon your hearts. Impress them on your children.  Talk about them when you sit at home and when you walk along the road, when you lie down and when you get up.  Tie them as symbols on your hands...
A Principle, Not a Magic Pill

A Principle, Not a Magic Pill

Good Morning, As we wrap up this series on the Principle of the Path, there is a reality that must be addressed.  The principle embodies a fundamental certainty about how life works. The best way to reach your goals and your dreams, and the best way to avoid...
What has Captured Your Attention?

What has Captured Your Attention?

Good Morning, This morning I want to add one more piece to the Principle of the Path, which as you know by now is: Direction – Not Intention – Determines Destination.  But what is it that determines our direction?   Over forty years ago I was...