Category: Accountability

24 Aug

Honor Runs Deep: The price of dishonor

Used with permission from Elevation Church.

Dishonor Produces Insecurity When you fail to honor people they fail to believe that you intend the best for them. When you fail to honor your employee’s contributions, they will assume that they aren’t meeting your expectations.  Honor is infused into the fiber of every human being.  It is at the core of our self-esteem.  […]

23 Aug

Honor: The forgotten way.

If you have ever received recognition for your accomplishments, you know that it’s like a breath of pure oxygen to a mountain climber caught beneath an avalanche.  There is no greater joy and feeling of accomplishment than knowing someone appreciates what you’ve done.  Over the last several months I have been proactively seeking ways to […]

22 Aug

That’s all I have

Far too often I catch myself living beneath my potential and below my responsibilities because I believe that I have nothing for God to work with. Not enough finances.  Not enough training.  Not enough experience. Whatever the reason, sometimes we allow circumstances, and in some cases other people, to keep us from seeing that God […]

17 Dec

Row, Row, Row your boat.

I always wondered why Jesus chose fisherman as the core leaders for his management team. I have a sneaking suspicion that it has to do with the boat. Not because Jesus liked boats but because being a successful commercial fishermen requires team work. Jesus knew that if you can get all the people in your […]

22 Oct

Ctritics and catalysts.

In my experience there are two types of people: critics and catalysts. Critics deny the potential they see (or may not see) in your life, and seek to validate only themselves or their position. They throw spears at you because of their own insecurities. Catalysts see your potential, speak to it and reveal or create […]

02 Jan

The fight, the promise, and the payoff

The LORD is my rock, my fortress and my deliverer; my God is my rock, in whom I take refuge. He is my shield and the horn of my salvation, my stronghold. Psalm 18:2 This verse is power and VERY insightful. As I read this today, something jumped out at me. Why would God be […]