The 4 Most Powerful Secrets Of Inner Balance

The 4 Most Powerful Secrets Of Inner Balance

BALANCE is critical.  Your car tires, your body systems, and even your diet all require it. The bubble in a level shows perfect balance.  When balanced, it rests on the “sweet spot.” How do you attain that inner balance that results in continual rest, freshness, and energy? Christ spoke the greatest verse on balance ever … Continue reading The 4 Most Powerful Secrets Of Inner Balance

Choice #4: Choose to be a thankful person – Part 2

Choice #4: Choose to be a thankful person – Part 2

Years ago, I got into the practice of periodically sending out personal “thank you” notes to my subordinates. The impact initially stunned me; I had recipients coming up to me with tears in their eyes. This simple act of heart-felt recognition took a few minutes of my time – but you would have thought I'd … Continue reading Choice #4: Choose to be a thankful person – Part 2

Choice #4: Choose to be a thankful person – Part 1

Choice #4: Choose to be a thankful person – Part 1

By this point in our journey toward building a blessed leadership attitude, we have declared that God is in control; we have determined to exercise the mental and spiritual discipline to  fill our minds with God's thoughts; and we have made a commitment to speak positively about others. Now we add to those components the … Continue reading Choice #4: Choose to be a thankful person – Part 1

Choice #3 – Choose to speak positively about others – Part 2

Choice #3 – Choose to speak positively about others – Part 2

Here's another hard-won lesson I've learned about trying to speak only positively about others: My first impressions of subordinates, colleagues and my own superiors – whether in secular service or the ministry – has almost always been wrong. As I have worked with people and gotten to know them better, generally my assessment of their … Continue reading Choice #3 – Choose to speak positively about others – Part 2