So you get told something and then asked if you understand what they are saying. Do you understand what they are saying? Yes. Do you understand how that works? Not so much based on a bunch of other things you know. So you understand what they are saying and if you take the stance that … Continue reading Do you understand?
Category: Individual Responsibility
Wisdom can be defined as the quality of having experience, knowledge, and good judgment; the quality of being wise. An alternative definition of wisdom is the soundness of an action or decision with regard to the application of experience, knowledge, and good judgment. We need to learn for our experiences and the experiences of others. … Continue reading In a situation where you need wisdom?
It’s interesting when you start reading a good called chase the lion and you read I to learn rather than just a casual read. It is interesting the thoughts and expectations and direction you receive as you give it up to God. When you face to face with a situation you are somewhat ready for … Continue reading Change is at hand, how will you respond?
There is a huge difference between reacting and responding. A reaction is typically quick, without much thought, tense and aggressive. A response is thought out, calm and non-threatening. A reaction typically provokes more reactions – perpetuating a long line of hatefulness with nothing accomplished. A response typically provokes discussion – perpetuating healthy discussion (debate even) … Continue reading How should you be responding? Are you reacting or responding?
Do you need to be involved in everything? What if it is what you have been doing for years and a new person comes in and starts wanting to change thing? What if it is what you have owned? It might be better or it might just cause more angst with others who depend on … Continue reading Do you need to be involved with everything?
The Story of Job. – Day 36 Who do you trust? What do you trust? When do you trust? Where do you trust? Why do you trust? How do you trust? If you trust then do you need to keep protesting and trying to prove your case? If you trust then do you need to … Continue reading How much do you need to protest to prove your case?
The Story of Job. - Day 31 The day after the first announcement, how do you feel? The day after the holiday party, how do you feel? The day after the report, how do you feel? The day after the news, how do you feel? The day after the even, how do you feel? The … Continue reading How will you feel the day after?
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?
Consider the impact of leading people to the top and the responsibility you have and had to get them there, the skills, the trials, the perseverance to get there. Consider the impact of leading people off track and leading to their demise and the responsibility you have and had in getting them there, the lies, … Continue reading Do you realize the responsibility that comes with leadership?
The one thing we can control in life is how we respond. So how will you respond to the situation that is coming your way? Will it matter who delivers it? Will it matter where it is delivered? Will it matter how it is delivered? Will it matter what gets delivered? Will it matter when … Continue reading How will you respond?
What if it was a celebrity asking? What if it was a powerful leader asking? What if it was a child asking? What if it was vast property ownership? What if it was incredible amount of money? What if it was large value of God? What if it was expensive jewels? Could any of these … Continue reading Will anything or anyone be able to tempt you to go against God’s will?
Imagine that someone was kidnapped or taken away and you had the opportunity to save them, would you do it? What if it was going to cost you something? What if it wasn't going to be easy? Would it matter if it was someone close like a family member or a friend? Would it matter … Continue reading How far out of your way are you willing to go for someone in need? Will you celebrate God in the victory?
Will you keep an eye out and warn others? Will you keep an eye out and be on guard? Will you take what you see and let others know? Will you deliver the warning they need to receive? Will take accountability for being a lookout in order that others may have the opportunity to be … Continue reading Will you give the message that you have to deliver? Will you be a good lookout?