Monthly Archives: July 2013

Effective Decisions for Leaders

Speak out Know what you’re about; Who you are; And plan to go far. State your objectives; Explain with directives; Let others ask questions; And offer suggestions.   Affirm what you see; To set the priority; Make expectations clear; And … Continue reading

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Lessons from the Book of Esther

I’ve been reading and studying over the last few weeks in the Book of Esther. I would like to sum up my study in this poem: Lessons from the Book of Esther. Unwise choices lead to unpleasant predicaments. King Xerxes didn’t … Continue reading

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Good Things Happen to Good People

At the second feast as recorded in Esther 7-8, Esther request that her life be spared and the life of her people be spared. Esther’s open identification with her people emphasized to the king that it was people close to her … Continue reading

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The Answers as We Step Ahead

Unwise choices cause unpleasant predicaments. That is why we want to use the tools that help in decisions; lessons from the Bible, the Holy Spirit speaking to us deep in our hearts, and consulting with others who have already gone … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday America

The Statue of Liberty; Representing freedom; Enlightening the world; Hope for our children. Niagara Falls; So wide and vast; Flowing and falling; Water amassed. The Washington Monument; Made of marble and granite; Built to memorialize the father of our country; … Continue reading

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The Answers as We Step Ahead

Reading over the last few weeks in Psalms 132-138, David teaches us some great lessons. He teaches us to seek God’s will, to have the desire to carry out the plan, and to believe God will work it out. Nothing … Continue reading

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