Let me first say that I realize there are a ton of articles, opinions and psychological explanations out there about this topic. Feel free to peruse those at your leisure. What I am going to share in this post is simply how it was explained to me many years ago and how it has impacted … Continue reading Paradox of Happiness
Everyone, including me, has uphill hopes but downhill habits... John Maxwell says, "Everything worthwhile is UPHILL. Life is not easy, never has been, isn't supposed to be... Everything we have in life that is beautiful, it is uphill. A great marriage? Health? Success is uphill." How, as leaders, can we help ourselves AND those we … Continue reading Uphill Hopes… Downhill Habits…
The past couple of weeks have been a whirlwind of learning. There has been a consistent topic along the way... funny how that works... World Changer. When you were a child, you had dreams. We all did. We all wanted to do BIG things and change the world. Along the way, we get comfortable, we … Continue reading Be The Change!
As a leader, train yourself to never gripe about what you allow. Never complain about something you tolerate. You are the leader - lead to the desired result. - Craig Groeschel I love this quote! As a leader, how easy is it to get caught up in the notion that you cannot do or say … Continue reading YOU Are The Leader!
Thursday, July 12, 2018. I have the honor and privilege of co-leading a group of 16 men down a path towards healing, restoration, regeneration and ultimately heart change. I share this for a couple of reasons. First, It was a journey and a process to get me to a point where I felt like this … Continue reading God Equips The Called
as•sume verb suppose to be the case, without proof take or begin to have power or responsibility I take a few data points, I fill in the blanks with my own opinions, thoughts, assertions, memories, feelings, values and experiences... leading to an assumption that is way off base... Sound familiar? I made an assumption … Continue reading You Know What Happens When You Assume Right?
I don't know about you, but I have struggled with the need to worry quite a bit in my life... Do they like me? Am I good enough? Will they think I am stupid? Am I going to work until I'm 90? Am I ever going to lose this weight? Will I ever look like … Continue reading I’m worried…
According to http://www.brainyquote.com/top_100_quotes, the following are the top 10 quotes of all time: 10. 9. 8. 7. 6. 5. 4. 3. 2. 1. Wow. To think that these are the greatest quotes of all time, which I would stretch to say that these are the quotes that most people consider some of the most … Continue reading Top 10 Quotes…
I am going to encourage you to find your activity that can allow you to experience the joy, peace, excitement and sense of accomplishment that fishing does for me.
Did you know that the ancient Romans had a tradition that whenever one of their engineers constructed an arch they would assume complete accountability for their work by standing underneath the arch as the capstone was put into place! That is a profound way of taking accountability! This word has been on my mind a … Continue reading I Accept Full Responsibility