Two ways to improve your marriage today
Communicate more often.
Schedule times just to talk.
Plan activities that will allow you to engage with each other.
Get a sitter so you can be alone.
Don’t let too much time to without longer conversations.
Begin and end your day — as much as possible — in [...] Continue Reading…
What do you look for when you bring a person on to your team?
What expectations do you have for people who serve on your team?
I think it’s important to know yourself well enough that you understand the qualities in people with whom you work best.
Several years ago I took [...] Continue Reading…
Many times a leader can be clueless about the real health of the organization they lead. If a leader refuses to solicit feedback, doesn’t listen to criticism or stops learning, they can begin to believe everything is under control — when in reality — things are falling apart around [...] Continue Reading…
There are times I’m a better leader than other times. Sometimes that my fault. Other times the cause is unavoidable. If we can begin to identify what interrupts strong leadership, we can become better leaders. I have personally experienced some things in my own life that weaken my leadership. [...] Continue Reading…
I have a strong word of encouragement to the introverted pastor.
Be extroverted on Sunday.
You can do it.
Every time I post about introversion I hear from pastors and church members who talk about how introversion negatively impacts the ministry of the church.
I get it. I really do. In fact, I am it. [...] Continue Reading…
David’s Mighty Men – 2 Samuel 23:8-17 from ron edmondson on Vimeo.
Finding family balance in a busier than ever world. It’s tough.
Cheryl, the boys and I were talking recently. They wanted to know how we did it? How did we keep the balance between a busy life and a healthy family life?
They knew we were busy. We had lots of [...] Continue Reading…
My friend Wayne Hastings is a pastor, author, speaker and business consultant. You can contact Wayne, and read his Blog, by visiting his website, waynehastings.com. He and his wife Pam live in Franklin, TN. His latest book “The Way Back From Loss” released this week. It’s a 60-day devotional [...] Continue Reading…
Are you a boss or a leader?
I have to be honest I hate the term boss. When someone refers to me as their boss I almost feel like I’m doing something wrong as a leader.
Forgive me for making me think I’m the boss.
There are so many differences in [...] Continue Reading…
I often teach and write about the experiences that I have working with relationships. Personal experience is often some of the best information I have to protect and help other relationships.
In helping marriages, I often try to share some of the barriers that I have seen to having a [...] Continue Reading…