Category Archives: Leadership

Craving Milk

A few weeks ago I watched a deer run across the hay field beside my house. She stopped at the edge of the field and just stood there. After a few seconds, her spotted fawn emerged from the bushes. It … Continue reading

Posted in Christian Living, Leadership | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Take a Risk!

There is a story told about a time when humorist Will Rogers approached his friend Eddie Cantor for advice. It seems that Rogers was thinking about making some significant changes to his act, but he was worried about the dangers … Continue reading

Posted in Christian Living, Leadership | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Slow Learners

Two men flew into a remote part of Canada to hunt elk. When their pilot returned to pick them up, he told them that he could only take four of the six elk they had shot, or else the weight … Continue reading

Posted in Christian Living, Communion Meditations, Humor, Leadership | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Working Together

Two men were riding a bicycle built for two when they came to a hill that was very long and steep. It took a great deal of struggle for the men to complete what proved to be a very difficult … Continue reading

Posted in Christian Living, Humor, Leadership | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Looking Ahead

Someone once said that there is a reason the rear view mirror is so small and the windshield is so large. We need to spend more time looking toward the future and less time dwelling on the past. True, we can learn … Continue reading

Posted in Christian Living, Communion Meditations, Leadership | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Not the Easy Way

Chipper Jones was recently inducted into the baseball Hall of Fame. Jones piled up a lot of impressive statistics in his career, but this one really stands out. The switch-hitting slugger batted for a .303 average as a left-handed hitter and … Continue reading

Posted in Christian Living, Communion Meditations, Leadership, Sports | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Nurture and Protect

One of the things my wife and I enjoy about living in the country is that we see various kinds of wildlife on a regular basis. Early this morning, I turned into our lane and saw a coyote in the field … Continue reading

Posted in Christian Living, Church, Leadership | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Levels of Love

A 6-year-old girl was invited to have dinner at the home of a friend. The friend’s mother asked their young guest if she liked broccoli, and she replied very politely, “Oh, yes. I love it.” But later, when the broccoli … Continue reading

Posted in Christian Living, Humor, Leadership | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Jesus on Finances

Some people think that financial matters and spiritual matters are two separate things. Nothing could be further from the truth. Jesus talks a lot about money. Sixteen of the thirty-eight parables are about how to handle money and other possessions. … Continue reading

Posted in Christian Living, Leadership | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Grace and Truth

Firing an employee is one of the toughest jobs a supervisor ever faces. An insurance sales manager was known for his tact and diplomacy. One of his young salesmen was performing so poorly that he had to be terminated. The … Continue reading

Posted in Christian Living, Humor, Leadership | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment