For Better, Or Worse?

A story is told how the owner of a prominent restaurant chain went to visit a pastor friend of his. In a rush to make an upcoming meeting, the men decided to stop in a competitor's restaurant to grab a quick bite to eat. However, after both men finished washing their hands, the pastor admitted …

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“Wait” Lifting

Many of us don't enjoy waiting, especially when we're so accustomed to the faster-is-better lifestyle here in America. In fact, I never realized just how hurried I was until I visited South Africa during a recent mission trip. Although, much of the country is modernized with such things as wifi and fine dining, I found …

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Leading With Impact?

There is a story that tells of a former military general who once approached an officer trying to rally his soldiers to lift a large piece of timber into place. The men were struggling to do so and when the general inquired as to why the officer wasn't physically helping, the man quickly replied, "because …

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Who’s Cooking What I’m Consuming?

We may be familiar with the old adage, "we are what we eat," but the quality of what we consume applies not only to our bodies, but to our spirits as well. Naturally, when we eat junk, we don't receive the nutrition required to function at optimum levels. As a result, we may feel tired, …

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