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This is a guest post by my friend Thom S. Rainer.
I have a great love for local congregations. To be sure, I’ve never been in a perfect church. They just don’t exist.
But I still love local churches.
One of my greatest joys in the past several years has been to […] Continue Reading…
Let me warn you this is a random post…from my random thoughts.
And, that makes more sense considering my Myers Briggs. Random. Stay tuned.
I have used the Myers Briggs personality profile for years. I even became certified to instruct and administer the assessment a decade ago.
I have shared and talked about […] Continue Reading…
I love team dynamics and organizational structures. I have written many times about what makes a healthy team, my expectations of team members, and elements to build health into your team.
I previously wrote 7 Traits of a Great Team Member.
But, how does a great team member perform on a […] Continue Reading…
Is your marriage struggling? Sometimes, in my experience, there may be a problem with expectations.
Expectations are critical for the success of any good relationship — especially in a marriage.
Here are 4 expectations that can injure a good marriage:
Unspoken expectations. When the couple never lays out their expectations in the marriage […] Continue Reading…
I was talking to another dad recently. We were comparing notes. Both of us are empty nesters. We recognized — equally — that being the parent of adult children is sometimes more difficult than when the children are still at home.
That’s hard for some parents with teenage children to […] Continue Reading…
Mothers are great. They make the world a better place. My mom is my hero. Where would we be without Momma?
But, I wonder — is there a handbook of sayings all mothers must use?
Did your mother say any of these?
“Whatever floats your boat”
“If I had a dollar for every […] Continue Reading…
This is an updated version of a previous post.
It seems every day we hear of another big name celebrity, politician or pastor that has fallen into the temptation of lust and had an affair. I think it is dangerous for any leader to assume this could never happen […] Continue Reading…
Cheryl and I were watching a drama show on television once — I don’t even remember which show it was — but the character’s lives were filled with marriage problems, health issues and work problems. Drama.
Funny how we tend to enjoy shows watching other people’s drama. Maybe that’s […] Continue Reading…