One of the most influential evangelical theologians of the last hundred years was JI Packer. Prolific writer, deep thinker, and powerful communicator ... Packer’s works changed my life. So today, I’d like to share some quotes from his works. A little knowledge of God is worth more than a great deal of knowledge about him.Disregard… Continue reading He Influenced Generations
We are on a journey. A wonderful journey called life. And though we alone are responsible in how we handle our trek, we seldom walk alone. There are those who walk with us through certain legs of our journey. Those who try to encourage and equip us for the journey. Maybe those who push us… Continue reading This Changed Me – Forever
He was young. Not too long out of high school. And he received a letter. Uncle Sam wants you. The draft. The US Army had called his number. It was the 50s and the Korean conflict was in full swing. I’m not sure everything he did, but I do know a few things. He called… Continue reading They Served – They Cared – And May Ever Be Appreciated
A best selling author once challenged a group with the thought that when we forget to express our gratitude, a sense of entitlement will easily creep into our lives. And when that attitude gets a foothold, we become less generous (a nice way of saying we get a bit selfish). Maybe it’s not a coincidence… Continue reading Thanksgiving comes before Christmas
Be thankful in all things. Easier said than done. Get real peeps. Life has moments that seem to be anything but fodder for gratitude. Illness - yet may be a way to slow us down. Solitude - but may be a way for us to deepen our relationship with God, or free you up to… Continue reading Increase Your Attitude of Gratitude
Though an admirable organization that has helped thousands, I am not referring to what most think of when they hear 'AA'. But I am referring to administrative assistants ... or executive assistants, or the most correct term, administrative professionals. This career path is so honorable, so essential, and so under appreciated. Now, I may be… Continue reading AA for the Win
Can I grumble a minute? About people who grumble? Seems a bit ironic, or counterproductive, doesn't it? So let me twist it to be something productive and less whiny sounding. I encourage us to be people who are more problem solvers and helpers. We need to realize that we are winners, ones who have overcome… Continue reading Whiners Or Winners?