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Posted on June 20, 2018 at 9:55 AM Comments comments (0)

Four Tips to Effective Meetings Part III

Priya Parker, author of “The Art of Gathering,” shared in a Wall Street Journal article four tips on conducting effective meetings. The third tip is “Issue Pop-Up rules.”

Ms. Parker recommends that using creative or amusing rules can force compliance while allowing the group to have fun.

Ms. Parker was leading a meeting that kept being disrupted by executives returning from...

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Time with God

Posted on June 20, 2018 at 9:55 AM Comments comments (0)

Isaiah 6:5

“And I said: “Woe is me! For I am lost; for I am a man of unclean lips, and I dwell in the midst of a people of unclean lips; for my eyes have seen the King, the Lord of hosts!”

You’ll only really understand yourself when you have a personal encounter with God!

Isaiah’s immediate response to his personal encounter with God wasn’t great joy, excitement and vigour. No, Isaiah was devasta...

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A Daily Word with Dr. Ed Young

Posted on June 20, 2018 at 9:55 AM Comments comments (0)

Now the God of peace, who brought up from the dead the great Shepherd of the sheep through the blood of the eternal covenant, even Jesus our Lord, equip you in every good thing to do His will, working in us that which is pleasing in His sight, through Jesus Christ, to whom be the glory forever and ever. Amen. - Hebrews 13:20-21

While our works are inadequate to earn our way to Heaven, once we know and love the Lord, we want to serve Him. We no longer strive to be...

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In Touch with Dr. Charles Stanley

Posted on June 19, 2018 at 11:20 AM Comments comments (0)

Following the Father’s Example

Ephesians 6:1-4

Do you have a strong relationship with your children? The way we first think about God has much to do with how we were parented--especially by our father. What image of the Lord are you portraying?

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Time with God

Posted on June 19, 2018 at 11:20 AM Comments comments (0)

Isaiah 6:3-4

“And one called to another and said: “Holy, holy, holy is the Lord of hosts; the whole earth is full of his glory!” And the foundations of the thresholds shook at the voice of him who called, and the house was filled with smoke.”

The holiness of God is the most unavoidable thing about him!

In the Hebrew language that Isaiah used, saying a word twice magnifies its meaning greatly. In

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Integrity Moments

Posted on June 19, 2018 at 11:20 AM Comments comments (0)

Four Tips to Effective Meetings Part II

Priya Parker, author of “The Art of Gathering,” shared in a Wall Street Journal article four tips on conducting effective meetings. The second tip is “Let everyone see and be seen.”

As an introvert, it’s easy for me to avoid sharing my thoughts in a meeting. By creating an opportunity for everyoneto be identified and to share briefly, you can increase the engagement and effectiveness o...

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A Daily Word with Dr. Ed Young

Posted on June 19, 2018 at 11:20 AM Comments comments (0)

Now to the one who works, his wage is not credited as a favor, but as what is due. But to the one who does not work, but believes in Him who justifies the ungodly, his faith is credited as righteousness, - Romans 4:4-5

A favorite “I Love Lucy” episode depicts “Lucy Ricardo” trying to box chocolates from a speeding conveyer belt. Many laborers do “piece work,” and are paid by the number of items they produce or process. They get...

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In Touch with Dr. Charles Stanley

Posted on June 18, 2018 at 11:00 AM Comments comments (0)

Standing Before God’s Open Door

1 Corinthians 16:8-9

The apostle Paul had passion and vision to reach the world with the good news about salvation. As he followed the Spirit’s leading, his determination proved effective. There’s no tellin...

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Time with God

Posted on June 18, 2018 at 10:55 AM Comments comments (0)

Isaiah 6:1-2

“ I saw the Lord... Above him stood the seraphim. Each had six wings: with two he covered his face, and with two he covered his feet, and with two he flew.”

A personal encounter with God removes all your pride!

There are many different kinds of heavenly beings, which we lump together and call “angels”. The Bible talks about angels, archangels, principalities, powers, cherubim and seraphim. These...

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Integrity Moments

Posted on June 18, 2018 at 10:55 AM Comments comments (0)

Four Tips to Effective Meetings Part I

Priya Parker, author of “The Art of Gathering,” shared in a Wall Street Journal article four tips on conducting effective meetings. Let’s explore these tips this week.

The first tip is to “Set the Stage.” Ms Parker recommends that giving forethought to a meeting can change the culture of your gatherings.

Sometimes it can be as simple as jazzing up the name of your meetin...

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