titles do not make leaders

He always had a smile playing around the corners of his mouth ready to burst into that full fledged humorous smile that made others around him smile in spite of themselves. He had a sparkle in his eyes and a jaunty spring to his step. He had a gift for seeing the humor in almost … Continue reading titles do not make leaders

choose wisely

"Whoever walks with the wise becomes wise, but the companion of fools will suffer harm." - Proverbs 13:20 (ESV) Choose wisely the people you spend time with as they shape you whether you are aware of that happening or not. If you choose well, these people will help you become a better person. If you … Continue reading choose wisely

nuggets from “41”

Like many of you that love to read, I received some books for Christmas this year - Unbroken and 41. Both are excellent books and are worth your time in my opinion. Unbroken contains some incredible lessons about how your mindset impacts your reaction to your circumstances. I found 41 to better than I expected. Of … Continue reading nuggets from “41”

a life well lived

Last week was quite a week. My last day in the office for Ambassador Enterprises (a great company filled with exceptional people!) to working with some good friends whose company is growing, to packing up my truck for me to drive South. So, not too many posts this past week. Today (Monday, September 15, 2014) … Continue reading a life well lived

jealously and ambition

Good morning! Looks like it's going to be a great week working with the AWANA leadership team at their leadership retreat! Jealousy and ambition! Ever had those two things intrude upon the workings of your leadership team? They will destroy the effectiveness of a team as quickly and more thoroughly than most anything else. "For … Continue reading jealously and ambition

you need an abundance of these

Good morning. We had a great time this past weekend with the leadership, deacons and members of Fredonia Hill Baptist Church in Nacogdoches, Texas this weekend. Being able to share with their staff and deacons at their deacons' retreat was a special time. Great group of men that made me feel right at home. Then … Continue reading you need an abundance of these