I am a driven person. I take pride in the fact that my motivation comes from somewhere deep within. This allows me to continually move forward without dependence on external accountability. I have little patience for those who do not offer their best in life. My clear focus does not allow me to be distracted by what’s going on around me, which means I am perceived as rude at times. I get so irritated when anything Continue reading “Love?”
“The moment you feel the need to tightly manage someone, you might have made a hiring mistake.” – Jim Collins
“A culture characterized by trust attracts trustworthy people and quickly surfaces those who are not.” – Andy Stanley Continue reading “Quotes from Catalyst ’09”
In Matthew 28, Jesus says, “all power in heaven and earth is given to me“…”and, I am with you always, even to the end of the world.” – WOW! All the power of the universe has been given to Jesus, and the spirit of Jesus dwells with me. Therefore, all the power in heaven and earth resides within me!
I have amazing powers. Sadly many of these super powers have lain dormant or, even worse, been misused Continue reading “Learning to Understand My Powers”
- “Act your age!”
- “You big baby.”
- “Are you 12 or 2?”
- “Oh, that’s real mature.”
As a toddler, we want to play with the big kids. Pre-teens long for driving age. Our teenagers can’t wait for the freedom that comes next. And, as adults, we scold others with cynical comments when the weaker characteristics of childhood are displayed. I have done it many times myself, perhaps to the detriment of others. It seems we have despised our youth and it is truly an error. Continue reading “Like a Child”
Yesterday, I was headed to the coffee shop for a meeting.
- my speed – 55mph
- speed limit – 45mph
- looking ahead – nothing to slow me down
- rearview – kingsport city police officer approaching Continue reading “The Law Won?”