what is the one thing?

Well - it's a new year. What are you going to do with this precious gift? One of my favorite books seems to intersect with a tradition we began in our family about five years ago. The book is The One Thing by Gary Keller. Gary asks what is called the focusing question - "What's the ONE … Continue reading what is the one thing?

which wolf do you feed?

With what lens do you look at your life? Is life an adventure or is it something to be endured? The thing is, our attitude, the way in which we view life is our choice. Granted, with some of the terribly difficult backgrounds some have or the trying conditions in which they now live, having … Continue reading which wolf do you feed?

developing more energy and becoming more productive

Do you feel tired most of the time? Is getting out of bed most mornings (especially Monday!) a laborious task? More and more, people are writing about energy management and priority management and less about time management. The reason being is that the way most of us are working may be productive of efficient in the … Continue reading developing more energy and becoming more productive

4 thieves of your productivity

Good morning - another nice day here in the Midwest! Many of us have to contend with thieves. Thieves that rob us of time and diminish our effectiveness. In this case there are no police to call - it is up to us to do something about them. Gary Keller in his book The One … Continue reading 4 thieves of your productivity

when life happens – are you accountable or unaccountable?

Good Monday morning to you! Another beautiful weekend, plus we had some visitors from down South who had visited at Life Action Ministries this past week, so it was a very nice time. I mentioned a book last week that I have been reading - The One Thing. One of the arresting statements in there … Continue reading when life happens – are you accountable or unaccountable?