Monthly Archives: January 2012

Staying on a Path Towards Jesus

Can believers fall away? And the seeds on the rock are those who, when they hear, welcome the word with joy.  Having no root, these believe for a while and depart in a time of testing.                                                                        Luke 8:18 According … Continue reading

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Killer Queen

Another Friday is upon us and that means that it is time for another song.  Earlier this week, I watched this great 2 hr Biography on Queen.  It was absolutely fascinating.  Obviously, that was my inspiration for picking this weeks … Continue reading

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Mike Lacey: Cy’s Greatest Friend

Yesterday we said goodbye to one of the greatest men many of us have ever known.  Here is the obituary from the Des Moines Register:   Michael F. Lacey, Jr. Elkhart Michael F. Lacey, Jr., 68, of Elkhart died Friday, … Continue reading

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The Beauty of Having Options

The president of Ford Motor Co., Robert McNamara once asked one of his executives after a decision they had made, “What did you decide not to do?”  It is not that McNamara thought the executive had made a poor decision, … Continue reading

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Finding My Purpose in Life

There’s much more meaning in life once you know your purpose. This simple statement tends to have more and more meaning, the more you think about it.  I know that when I first saw this statement, it really clicked with … Continue reading

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Set Your Course and Get Moving!

A couple of months ago I ran across this article written by Bob Proctor.  Bob made some really good points in this article and I thought it was worth sharing.  I like the analogy he uses for planning his trip … Continue reading

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Fixing Performance Problems

Whether you find yourself as an employer with people working under you or you are an employee working for someone else, it is important to understand the dynamics of performance problems.  These problems that can come up rob people of … Continue reading

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