May 20, 2014
Often organizations develop a bit like an amoeba, adding a position here, another position there, and before you know it you have this strange looking thing that doesn’t function as it should. It becomes bloated, inefficient, and ineffective.
That’s when you need to be willing to blow things up and rebuild your organization, department, or division to make it work better.
April 15, 2014
Money affects all of our lives. Think about it for a moment. How free are you from the influence and control of money? My hunch is not very. In fact, I would bet your life is controlled by money far more than you would like to admit.
In Matthew 6, Jesus warns us of the danger of money’s influence… that it can actually damage our relationship with Him. How? By taking over the role only He should occupy, and that is the role of the one you serve. Jesus said it pretty clearly in Matthew 6:24, “You cannot serve both God and money.”
So how do you get out from under the control of such a cruel master? Let me give you four things to consider:
March 13, 2014
It’s a natural inclination to believe we’ve got it right. That our perceptions and view of reality are accurate. But in fact, we most often have it wrong. And when we don’t listen to outside counsel, but instead allow our presumptions to lead us, we can get into trouble really fast.