Are you a manager or an individual contributor? Are you a leader or a follower? Are you doing your part? Are you leaning in to ensure your part gets done? Are you doing your part right? Are you doing your part well? Are you crossing the line? Are you rich? Are you oppressing others? Are… Continue reading Do you realize the role you have to play in this life?
The Story of Job. - Day 26 As I looked at where I am in my reading plan I realized I was at the halfway mark. I always find it interesting how when my mind jumps to playing a song when phrases are thought, said, or heard. Today I thought to myself "I'm halfway there"… Continue reading What do you do when you realize you are half way there?
What do you believe? Do you believe something that is true or just believed to be? Do you believe something that has been proven or something that is temporary? Do you believe something that will last the test of time or something that continues to change? Consider the science we took in school and what… Continue reading Stand up for what you believe in!
What if you don't understand? Will you ask and question? What if you get an alternative would you give in or stand firm? What if you ask the questions and make your case and they still reject it? What if you they talk down to you or try to make you feel less? What if… Continue reading Will you stand for your principles and what you believe in?
Do you think just doing what is right in your own life is enough? Do you think making sure that your behavior and attitude are good is enough? Do you think your actions and your responses are enough? What about the things around you that are wrong? Are you willing to speak up and speak… Continue reading Will you go beyond doing what is right to getting rid of what is wrong?
Do you have a true north that will stand? Do you have a foundation on which to build? Are you leading rather than managing? Are you macromanaging rather than micromanging? Are you giving people the freedom to run and the guidance to keep them from hitting a wall? Are you sharing your faith with them… Continue reading What kind of leader will you choose to be?
God will provide, even when the world is against you. Lean into what God says! Lean into what God directs you to do! Lean into what God has called you to do, no matter what! If God is calling you to step up then step up. If God is calling you to step out then… Continue reading Trust God even when the world feels like it is against you!
If someone was lying on their death bed and was going to speak over you, how would you like to be described? If someone was going to share their memories of you , how would you like to be remembered? We all have a past. We all have a present. We all have a future.… Continue reading How would you like to be described? How would you like to be remembered?
What is your response to someone being mistreated? What is your response to someone disrespecting or abusing a lady? What is your response to someone disrespecting or abusing a child? What is your response to someone disrespecting or abusing anyone? Do you say something? Do you do something? Do you avoid it? Do you stand… Continue reading Will you stand up for something or fall for anything?
As you prepare for this day will you stand firm? Will you put on the full armor of God so that you can stand against the evil schemes of the devil? Our battle is a spiritual one, it is not against flesh and blood, but against the rulers, against the authorities, against the cosmic powers over this present darkness,… Continue reading Will you stand up for the truth? Will you stand up for what is right? The Bible’s Impact on Visual Arts (Jan 28th)
Are you preparing? Are you training? Are you living your life to the full? 24 Don’t you realize that in a race everyone runs, but only one person gets the prize? So run to win! 25 All athletes are disciplined in their training. They do it to win a prize that will fade away, but we do it… Continue reading How will you finish the race?
Do you know what you stand for? Do you know what you believe? Do you stand firm? If won't stand for something then you will fall for anything! Faith in Jesus can move mountains and bring a peace that surpasses all understanding! Be on guard. Stand firm in the faith. Be courageous. Be strong. And… Continue reading Don’t give up! Press on! Persevere!
If we consider what God's Word says: 9 Let us not become weary in doing good, for at the proper time we will reap a harvest if we do not give up. --from Galatians 6:9 If we also consider the quote of John Wesley: “Do all the good you can. By all the means you can. In all… Continue reading So is your goal today to do good?
Will there be troubles? Yes, in this world there will be troubles! Will there be trials? Yes, consider it pure joy when you face trials of many kinds! But don't lose hope! Don't give up! Don't fall back! Keep the momentum forward! Keep the progress going! Don't backslide! PERSEVERE! Let perseverance finish its work so that… Continue reading Persevere! Don’t lose traction! Don’t fall back!
Do you see something? Did you say something? When you see something, will you say something? Don't keep silent! Speak out so that people can be forewarned! Do you want to say nothing and then be responsible for what happens to someone else who could have been saved or rescued? Will you say something so… Continue reading Let’s be on the lookout!