Was That a Good Decision?

Was That a Good Decision?

Good Morning, Samuel replied, “What is more pleasing to the LORD: your burnt offerings and sacrifices or your obedience to his voice? Listen! Obedience is better than sacrifice, and submission is better than offering the fat of rams. 1 Sam. 15:22 Last week we talked...
Was That a Good Decision?

Meanwhile

Good Morning, Meanwhile Boaz went up to the town gate and sat down there just as the guardian-redeemer he had mentioned came along. Boaz said, “Come over here, my friend, and sit down.” So, he went over and sat down. Ruth 4:1 There is a little word in the verse...
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Well Done or Well Known

Good Morning, We live in an age where through the power of social media, television, and radio, people otherwise unnoticed, can become widely known. Some are known because of significant good they have done. Unfortunately, others for the harm and destruction they have...
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You Can’t Have Great Team Without This

Good Morning, You must have the same attitude that Christ Jesus had. Though he was God, he did not think of equality with God as something to cling to. Phil. 2:5-6 (NLT) In his book, The Ideal Team Player, Patrick Lencioni lists three critical virtues of an ideal...
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Don’t Ignore the Don’ts

Good Morning, It is Monday morning, and perhaps like millions of people around the world you have a list in front of you. It may be a long list or perhaps for a few of you, a short one. Your list may be a significant source of focus and motivation. It’s possible that...
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The Pitfall of Leadership Insecurity

Good Morning, As I look back over my career and the leaders I have worked for, under, and with, there a critical trait that had a major impact on me and other members of the teams I was engaged with. What was the trait? They were willing to trust others with the...
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A Prayer for Today

Good Morning, I have closed every Monday Morning Minute since its inception on August 27, 2012, with the phrase “Live on Purpose”. This phrase is a big driver in my life because time is fleeting. Days turn into months, months into years and years into decades, not a...
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Time to Start Renovating?

Good Morning, “Be made new in the attitude of your minds. Eph. 4:23 As a former home builder, I sometimes find myself talking to the television when a DIY remodeling show is on. I say things like “You can’t do it that cheap!”, or “It can’t be done that fast!”....
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Pass it On

Good Morning, We have heard with our ears, O God; our fathers have told us the work You did in their days, in the days of old. With Your hand You drove out the nations and planted our fathers there; You crushed the peoples and cast...
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Stop Trying to Please Everyone

Good Morning, I’d like to start off this morning by asking you a question: How much time will you spend this week trying to make others happy; seeking their approval? I bet if you are honest and think about the question a bit you will have to admit the answer is...