One of my favorite pastors used to say, "there is a brilliant moment in every Christian's life where their faith intersects with God's faithfulness." Those are the rare but necessary cliff top moments where you step off in faith and find that He is faithful. It is when and where we have nothing to depend… Continue reading Cliff hangers! This is THE leap of faith. Brilliance below.
Wow! Today I attended the second of a Beth Moore Bible study called Breath. It's about the Holy Spirit. Today's lesson was on creativity and it was amazing. While I can relate to Beth when it comes to country accents (and overcoming life challenges) I can do her teaching no justice. But to not share a few… Continue reading Created for Creativity. Are you?
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Having been in sales since I've been an adult, I understand the power of perception. First impressions mean everything when it comes to building relationships. Having started a business that is also a ministry, both traits remain equally important. Perceptions and relationships are key to success. The difference in business and ministry? Eternity. Now my goal is blending both… Continue reading Perception. Painfully powerful. Today’s pick of the day.
I've always been a bit of a dreamer, not one to think in a box. Over the years I've done a lot of things. Some were born of creativity, others born of need. Most pursuits were driven by my desire to define my it. That job I'm made for. That God-given talent at work. It's easy to… Continue reading Push! Why you must face your cliff to survive. Today’s pick of the day.
That was then, this is now. For years my climb up the corporate ladder was slow but steady. Eventually my work ethic and good attitude were the tools that gave me the leverage to succeed. Added to that over the years was the experience needed to understand things like quarterly reports, profit and loss statements, and… Continue reading Performance vs. Dependance! Only one wins. Today’s pick of the day.
There are times it seems discipline and discernment collide. Discipline means you sift through pros and cons. Weigh the good vs. bad. Consider the options and come up with strategic answers to questions. Even seek those who might offer wisdom. Discernment is personal. Your inner voice speaks through your past and filters situations through the lessons life… Continue reading Past to present. What to do when discipline and discernment collide. Today’s pick of the day.
There are many components to publishing a magazine. One, stories. I'm all about the stories. So many to be told, so little time. Don't let anyone tell you God is not at work. Second, advertising. Selling ads supports the magazine. It is not an option, therefore takes time and energy. With that comes the opportunity to… Continue reading Pick! How to choose right when times are just wrong. Today’s pick of the day.