The Cowboy Way

The Cowboy Way

The Cowboy Way Personal Accountability & Team Work When you think of cowboys, does your mind go to the lonesome rider out on the range or maybe the six gun carrying shoot out kind of guy? When in truth they were mostly just normal folks doing a job nobody else wanted to do. Let me ... 

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Why Do Good People Leave Good Churches?

Why Do Good People Leave Good Churches?

Why Do Good People Leave Good Churches? The answer to this question took some inquiry and investigation. Something I found out that the Churches were not doing. When people leave, or the church can not find enough people to do all that needs doing or is unable to fill leadership positions, it sends the message ... 

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“Leadership Gone Wrong”   WHY?

“Leadership Gone Wrong” WHY?

“Leadership Gone Wrong” Why? The leader has a lack of commitment. The leader suffers from scattered focus. The leader looks for any and all excuses. The leader no longer sees the big picture. The leader goes public with private thoughts. The leader takes on the “That’s good enough” attitude. The leader does not take direction ... 

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Leadership Qualities

Leadership Qualities

Leadership Qualities Character – The mental and moral qualities distinctive to an individual. Charisma – Compelling attractiveness or charm that can inspire devotion in others. Commitment – A pledge or undertaking. The state or quality of being dedicated to a cause or activity. Communication – The successful conveying or sharing of ideas and feelings. Competence ... 

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5 Ways to Keep Your Plan Moving

5 Ways to Keep Your Plan Moving

5 Ways to Keep Your Plan Moving Recruiting a personal coach: Do not under estimate the value of having your own personal coach. Someone that you respect, who will challenge you with great questions and have you commit to putting that plan down on paper and holding you accountable to achieve the plan in the ... 

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The Poverty Mindset — Propagated & Positioned

The Poverty Mindset — Propagated & Positioned

The Poverty Mindset – Propagated & Positioned For some of us growing up in a house where money was misunderstood and not taught in any way. When the idea of money would come up I would hear; Life isn’t fair! They should share. Nothing but bad things happen to me. I can’t ever get ahead. ... 

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All Is Well!

All Is Well!

All Is Well! Today is Christmas Day 2017. A time of joy, happiness, family, and looking forward to the next year. Recently, I listened to a message that ended with how the world is in danger, life as we know it is in short supply, and everyone is in a state of fear and depression. ... 

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Lost in EQ!

Lost in EQ!

Lost in EQ! EQ or Emotional Intelligence Quotient is described as the ability to recognize, understand and manage our own emotions. Also, to recognize, understand and influence the emotions of others. On the down side of the EQ, I believe we have taken the second part to heart and put it into play in our ... 

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Survival to Revival

Survival to Revival

From Survival to Revival From Stagnation to Re-Creation What I see today is many religious organizations in the state of survival. The congregation may have become accustomed to doing whatever they think they need to do to survive. It seems that pastors come and go, and the congregation stays put. The ones left as the ... 

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What Has Happened to Polite Conversation?

What Has Happened to Polite Conversation?

It has become a disturbing fact in our time today of not holding the tongue, snarky remarks and things I would never say or ask of or to someone. Those questions or comments that run through your mind and need to keep to one’s self. I once was told that if they were a really ... 

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