Friday Stream of Consciousness – 122

stream of consciousness

Here’s what’s on my mind this morning: Why does the queso made with only Velveeta and Rotel taste so stinking good? What a terrible couple of weeks for the NFL. Their self-induced malaise reminds me of the beginning of baseball’s fall back in the mid 1990’s. Jim Collins might call it, the hubris born of […]

What Will We Reap?

Reap What You Sow

We reap what we sow. It’s a biblical concept, but one that differs from its dysfunctional cousin, “We get what we deserve.” This morning, let’s ask ourselves what we’re sowing. Are you sowing God’s seed in your own life? Are you investing in the leadership growth of others? Are you working intentionally toward the goals […]

Climbing Out of Discouragement

Don't Give Up

We MUST orient our energies and ministry around health, not pathology. We must spend our focus, time, and missional energy on the spiritually growing rather than those who refuse to accept appropriate responsibility for their spiritual growth. Let me explain. It’s easy to spend most of one’s energy worrying about those who aren’t there, virtually […]