Focus For the New Year

Posted on Dec 29, 2014 in WEEKLY WORD OF ENCOURAGEMENT | 0 comments

“Trust God from the bottom of your heart; don’t try to figure out everything on your own. Listen for God’s voice in everything you do, everywhere you go; he’s the one who will keep you on track. Don’t assume that you know it all. Run to God! Run from evil! Your body will glow with health, your very bones will vibrate with life! Honor God with everything you own; give him the first and the best. Your barns will burst, your wine vats will brim...

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Cultivate the Habit of Being Grateful

Posted on Dec 22, 2014 in WEEKLY WORD OF ENCOURAGEMENT | 0 comments

“Having been firmly rooted and now being built up in Him and established in your faith, just as you were instructed, and overflowing with gratitude.” Colossians 2:7 NASB “Give thanks in all circumstances; for this is the will of God in  Christ Jesus for you.” I Thessalonians 5:18 ESV I have found that being grateful, giving thanks and expressing gratitude helps to keep me in right focus.  It switches my thinking more on God and...

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Little Things Matter

Posted on Dec 15, 2014 in WEEKLY WORD OF ENCOURAGEMENT | 0 comments

“Catch the foxes for us, the little foxes that are ruining the vineyards, While our vineyards are in blossom.” Song of Solomon 2:15 NASB As a leader it is so easy to get caught up in the big picture and fail to see the little things, which if not attended to, will ultimately ruin your business. 1 Kings 22:34 it says, “Now a certain man drew his bow at random and struck the king of Israel in a joint of the armor.”  As the king of Israel...

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There’s Hope In the Midst of Pain

Posted on Dec 8, 2014 in WEEKLY WORD OF ENCOURAGEMENT | 0 comments

“For I know the plans that I have for you,’ declares the Lord, ‘plans for welfare and not for calamity to give you a future and a hope.” Jeremiah 29:11 NASB. “We are afflicted in every way, but not crushed; perplexed, but not despairing; persecuted, but not forsaken; struck down, but not destroyed.” 2 Corinthians 4:8-9 NASB “Struck down, but not destroyed” in the Phillips translation reads. “We may be knocked down but we are never...

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Time – A Gift To Give

Posted on Dec 1, 2014 in WEEKLY WORD OF ENCOURAGEMENT | 0 comments

“As each one has received a special gift, employ it in serving one another as good stewards of the manifold grace of God.” I Peter4:10 NASB “The generous will prosper;those who refresh others will themselves be refreshed.” Proverbs 11:25 NLT When we hear the word “generosity” we often think in terms of financial donations.  Yet as business leaders, even though your financial resources are much needed and appreciated, you...

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