There have been certain boundaries setup not to keep us from things but rather to protect us from things. There were certain rules put into play to help protect us from our own selfish choices. Even so, what would happen if we chose to ignore them, step beyond the safety boundaries and were able to… Continue reading Safe boundaries vs selfish choices…
Ever wondered if heaven is real? Ever wondered who is there? Ever wondered who might not be there? Ever heard stories of people who have had near death experiences who got to spend some time there? Ever learned or considered what that might mean for you? I read the book Heaven is for real a… Continue reading Heaven is for real!
If you were offered the options of blessings or curses, what will you pick? If you were offered life or death, what will you pick? Now add into this that what you choose won’t just impact you but will impact you and your children? Does that impact your choices? Is there anything that would cause… Continue reading Set before you is a choice, what will you pick?
Do you realize that people are watching you? Do you realize they are noticing things about you? Do you realize that they may ask or question you about the why, the how, the where, the what, the who, the when? They may wonder why do you do what you do. They may wonder why do… Continue reading People are watching! People are noticing!
You realize your role is care taker right? You realize your role is to be a good steward right? So when the owner comes to check in on how things are going, how will you treat them? What if they send a delegate instead of showing up personally, how will you treat them? What if… Continue reading How will you treat the owner?
Is it that you are dwelling on regret? Is it that you are too focused on other people? Is it that you are hanging with the wrong crowd? Is it that you are stuck in the the loop of re-evaluating, re-examining, reconsidering, rethinking, reanalyzing,, rechecking? Is it that you are becoming smug, self-satisfied, pleased with… Continue reading What is holding you back from making the biggest decision of your life?
Are your thoughts based on your perspectives? Are your opinions based on your perspectives? Are your decisions based on your perspectives? Are your actions based on your perspectives? What is the situation you are currently facing? Ever stopped to get other people's perspective on it? Ever considered brainstorming in order to come up with the… Continue reading Are you willing to change your perspective in order to get a better view?
What if God told you to forgive someone? What if God told you to step up into a role you thought was bigger than you? What if God wanted you to spend more time with Him? What if God wanted you to know how much He loves you? What if God wanted you to spend… Continue reading How bad would things need to get before you turned back to God or started to obey God?
Ever heard that the only constant is change? Ever heard that there is nothing new under the sun? And yet we go through change constantly. Some is self directed like when people move or go off to school or get married or have kids or change jobs. Others are via external sources like reorgs, elections,… Continue reading Are you ready for a change? Are you ready to see a change? Are you ready to be the change?
At a crossroads? Are you going to go deep and hands on? Are you going to strategic and organizational? Are you going to dive in and drive it? Are you going to plan and execute it? Do you feel disconnected? Do you feel left out? Do you feel uncertain? Even with some of the data… Continue reading So what is it going to be? What do you really want to do?
The book of Job. - Day 42 T'was the morning of Christmas Eve and all through the house, not a creature was stirring not even a mouse. The stockings are hung by the chimney with care. The new tree is up and decorated for the celebration of Jesus's birth with the tradition of the wise… Continue reading How will you choose to live in the midst of the unknown? Will you find rest in the Lord and renew your strength?
The Story of Job. - Day 40 How do you get thru the tough times? You make the decision to pour into the lives of the ones you love! How do you get thru the rough times? You focus on the ones you love! How do you get thru the sad times? You spend it… Continue reading What will you do when you are faced with tough times or rough times or sad times?
The Book of Job. - Day 29 Decided. Now to step up and step into what that will mean. The reality is that the definition isn't fully clear and yet I know where I will be. My expectations are that as we continue through our ready that by the end of it more the questions… Continue reading Deciding isn’t the end of the journey but the beginning!
The Story of Job. - Day 27 A new day of a new week of work. A new day with new plans to make. Last full sprint begins. Two day offsite begins. People traveling. Discussions to be had. Discerning to be required to know who is who. Discerning the messages in order to realize where… Continue reading Let’s check our heart and out minds and turn to God for the answer so as to accomplish His perfect plan and will.
The Story of Job. - Day 24 What to do? How to respond? You give your decision and are told you are supported but have one more conversation with someone else. You share your decision and are told that they want you to be happy even though they wouldn't be happy with your decision and… Continue reading What do you do when you don’t know what to do?