It's amazing when the week kicked off learning about the how things happened over many previous months and how vision leaks and as it leaks it opens people up to critics and naysayers. It's amazing how it can jump start your week and change your entire attitude when you put your focus back on making… Continue reading Finish the week strong!
Yesterday on my way to work a new way of thinking about how to make things better came up. I am sure many of us had already heard from Good to Great but this morning on the radio I heard them speak of from Good to Gold and the good to great came to mind… Continue reading Do you realize the impact you can have? Are you willing to work beyond the differences to find success?
Do you realize that success can be one of the biggest challenges or tests in your life? How will you respond? Will it change your attitude? Will it change your behavior? Will it impact how you live your life? Will you remain humble? Will you remain with a servants heart? Are you starting to think… Continue reading POET ANDREW MARVELL…(The Bible’s Impact on Literature [August 4])
When you think of success or victory how do you when it has happened? Do you setup KPIs (Key Performance Indicators) that you measure and track? Do you define success criteria so that when it happens you can tell and know? Do you have S.M.A.R.T. goals (Specific, Measurable, Achievable, Realistic, and Time-based) to be able… Continue reading What does success look like to you?
Can you be partially obedient? Or is that being disobedient? What part of obedience can be ignored and not make it disobedience? How could you do part of the request and not the other part and think that is good enough? Do you realize that partial obedience isn't obedience at all? Partial obedience is disobedience!… Continue reading Partial obedience isn’t obedience at all!
What are you focusing? Are you focusing on yourself? Are you focusing on those around you? Are you focused on making a difference in the community? Remember how we were created on purpose with purpose for a purpose? Part of that purpose is to build a relationship with God! The other part of that purpose… Continue reading Focus on the right thing leads to success!
If you do, you need to know your purpose! You need to know your mission! You need to understand what it is the goal is! Without that you may succeed at something, but it won't add up to success! Is your mission aligned to His mission? Is your purpose aligned to His purpose? Are you… Continue reading Do you want to really succeed? Or do you want success?
How has success been described to you? How does success look to you? Are there any hidden secrets or lies in them? Have you ever talked or heard about what it takes? Have you ever wondered if it would or could happen to you? The other day on the radio an interesting statement was made… Continue reading What have you been told about success?
Consider all that you have. Consider your time, your money, your possessions... How are you using them? Are you using them in a way that multiplies the impact? that multiplies the return? that multiplies the value? Are you just waiting? Are you just allowing uncertainty or fear manage how you feel and what you do?… Continue reading Success: We can’t just wait for it, we have to be good stewards and work through it!
I've read the end of the book and I know who wins! There are benefits to knowing the rest of the story! We can all live in that victory! We don't have to live lives of defeat! We can live each day with our heads held high because we are on the winning team! All… Continue reading Victory is mine!
A big key to the setup is receiving wisdom to make the right decisions. Are you setting your goals? Are you setting yourself up for success? Do you know what success looks like? Do you have contingency plans? Are you trying to do it all on your own or do you have someone to go… Continue reading Are you setting up for success?
When it hurts too much try cry, lean on Jesus and He will comfort you. God's not somewhere out there, He is a personal God who desires to have an intimate relationship with you. Take time today to hear from God's heart. He loves you and desires the best for You. God's got a plan...… Continue reading Don’t ask to make it easier, ask to be made stronger!
Are you thankful? Are you praying? Are you believing? Are you proclaiming? Are you filled with faith? Are you rejecting doubt? Are you helping others flourish? Are you loving not only much but well? Love sincerely! Love intelligently! Don't make it all gushy and sentimental! Love in a way that is circumspect and exemplary! Love… Continue reading What are you doing to make LOVE GROW?
Wondering where your next step should be? Wondering which direction to head? Wondering which way to turn? Wondering what way to go? Need help? What's the plan? What's the message? What's the purpose? Turn to God and ask Him for wisdom, help, direction, discernment, a plan. We may come up with a plan but God… Continue reading Do you need help with directions?