10 Business Leadership, Organization, and Productivity Books that Every Pastor Should Read

As pastors our work can be complicated and involves much more than preaching great sermons and telling Bible stories. As pastors, we need great theological and biblical training. But being an effective shepherd requires much more. We need to learn to lead the flock well. Here are 10 books from the world of business, organization, […]

Why You Should Spend Time with People who Do Great Work

7 Outcomes of Spending Time with Great People

When we are kids we dream about becoming something great. Our imaginations run crazy bouncing from one great character or occupation to another. Rarely does a child dream about anything but greatness. When my son was in kindergarten he said he was going to grow up and be the quarterback for the Dallas Cowboys. And […]

5 Reasons You Should Start Leading from Your Strengths Today

The best leaders make things happen and bring others along for the journey!  I thoroughly enjoy leading. I love seeing growth, healthy change, and progress. And I love when other people make the journey together. But at times I found myself frustrated because I didn’t do some of my work as good as people around […]

Be Present!

Have you ever felt like your body was present, but your mind is some other place?  I think most people experience this feeling.  Most of the time we don’t even catch ourselves until our mind is long gone and something kicks us back to reality.

Stuck in the Middle of a Big Dream?

Dream big! Easy to say, write, or think about, but can be extremely hard to make happen.  Usually the bigger the dream the more obstacles to overcome. The hardest place to stick with your dream is when you are in the middle.  The birth of a dream is exciting, fun, and energizing.  The last leg […]

3 Productivity Tools I Use

Here are three productivity tools from Michael Hyatt that you will love. You should read his blog (MichaelHyatt.com and check out his book Platform. Great stuff. Click on the titles to find the articles. How to Better Control Your Time by Designing Your Ideal Week This is a tool I go back to a couple […]