When The Alarm Sounds in Your Life

When The Alarm Sounds in Your Life
What do you do when you wake up to the sound of a loud alarm sounding throughout your home? Allow me to share what we did because this happened in our home a few years ago. First, you need a little of the backstory. I am somewhat deaf…OK, I’m a lot deaf. The technical term is ...

Prayer and The Circle Maker

Prayer and The Circle Maker
I just started The Circle Maker by Mark Batterson. Wow! It’s so good, I can’t wait until I finish to give you some nuggets. These are all within the first 20 pages: “And even if the people could no longer hear God, he believed that God could still hear them.” “His prayer was resolute yet humble, confident ...

12 Marks of a Great Leader or Manager

12 Marks of a Great Leader or Manager
Have you ever heard of “Crowd-Sourcing?” Maybe you’ve heard the term “Collective Intelligence.” There is a Japanese Proverb that reads: “None of us are as smart as all of us.” The idea is that two heads really are better than one. In fact that’s how good ideas are birthed…from multiple influences directed toward a single ...

Running Past Your Limitations

Running Past Your Limitations
Have you ever been to the “Dark Side”? Unfortunately for some, this is not a reference to the Star Wars movie series from the 80’s and 90’s. The “Dark Side” I’m referring to is that place where most people have never been. They’ve been close to it, maybe even started to go there, but quickly ...

My “Tweets” from Randy Hahn’s GIC Sermon

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I showed great discipline as I sat in the Global Missions Kick-Off service at First Baptist North Spartanburg. We were blessed to hear Randy Hahn, the pastor of Colonial Heights Baptist Church in Colonial Heights, VA. It took all I could muster to not Tweet these nuggets during the service… • Is God as great ...