WORD OF ENCOURAGEMENT: CHOICES WE MAKE

Posted on Nov 26, 2012 in WEEKLY WORD OF ENCOURAGEMENT | 0 comments

“Finally, brethren, whatever is true, whatever is honorable, whatever is right, whatever is pure, whatever is lovely, whatever is of good repute, if there is any excellence and if anything worthy of praise, dwell on these things.”  (NASB) Philippians 4:8   Choices, choices, choices.  In the course of a day’s time, you will have many choices as to what you say, what you dwell on, the decisions you make and where you focus your eyes.  Here you...

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WORD OF ENCOURAGEMENT: HOW WELL DO YOU COMMUNICATE?

Posted on Nov 19, 2012 in WEEKLY WORD OF ENCOURAGEMENT | 0 comments

“Let no unwholesome word proceed from your mouth, but only such a word as is good for edification according to the need of the moment, so that it will give grace to those who hear.”  (NASB) Ephesians 4:29   Webster’s definition of communication is an act or instance of transmitting information or interchange of thoughts or opinions.  Ephesians gives us three important qualities to help us be more effective in our communication. Does your speech...

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WORD OF ENCOURAGEMENT: THREE INGREDIENTS TO SUCCESSFUL RELATIONSHIPS

Posted on Nov 12, 2012 in WEEKLY WORD OF ENCOURAGEMENT | 0 comments

“Be kind to one another, tender-hearted, forgiving each other, just as God in Christ also has forgiven you.”  (NASB) Ephesians 4:32   These words should be penned In a place where you can see them and be reminded of the three most important ingredients that will help you, whether it’s in your business relationships with your clients and fellow employees or at home in your family.   Be kind to one another: It was mother Teresa who said, “Kind...

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WORD OF ENCOURAGEMENT: PURSUE EXCELLENCE

Posted on Nov 5, 2012 in WEEKLY WORD OF ENCOURAGEMENT | 0 comments

“Do you see a man who excels in his work?  He will stand before Kings, he will not stand before unknown men.”  (NASB) Proverbs 22:29   It was Colin Powell who said, “If you are going to achieve excellence in big things, you develop the habit in little matters.  Excellence is not an exception, it is a prevailing attitude.”   This is really about perspective.  So often we have our focus totally on the big picture and we forget all the little...

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