A Personal Opinion About Investing in the Community

Mother and daughter shopping in supermarket

This is an opinion post. For that matter — this is an opinion blog.

And, I have an opinion.
I think pastors should support their community.
When I was in business I supported the businesses in my community.

I shopped local — and small, independently owned business — whenever possible. I bought cars [...] Continue Reading…

Want More Joy in the Journey? — Throw Away the Scripts

Der Film

Are the routines and details of your life getting you down?

Is the direction of your life not turning out as you planned?

Are you stressing so much about things that are happening — out of your control — that you can’t enjoy the good things already in your [...] Continue Reading…

Great Organizations Empower People to Think

Solving a problem

Several years ago I had problems with my cable service. I made numerous phone calls and several trips to the company; all in an attempt to correct the problem while politely obeying what I was told to do. I realize my community reputation is on the line and so [...] Continue Reading…

A Critical Leadership Error and 4 Ways to Approach It

Car driving

There is one critical error most leaders make at some point. I make it frequently. If you’re leading – you probably do also.
We forget that people are trying to follow.
We get so caught up in our own world that we forget people we are trying to lead are trying [...] Continue Reading…