“The relentless beauty that bursts forth in this broken world is a reminder of the beauty of the relentless love God has for us.” Mark Wanders, Sept. 28, 2020 Almost daily, if we are open to it, we can experience beauty bursting out all around us — in the midst of a messy world — … More Beauty as reminder
“Individual commitment to a group effort or goal, that is what makes a team work, a company work, a society work, a civilization work.” Vince Lombardi And so much more. Key to moving together. Teamwork. Needs to show up in leadership, in our lives, in society….in civilization. Moving from the individual…..to group…..to team, with commitment … More Teamwork. Makes Society Work…
Look only to my own interests? Or look also to the interests of others? Disputing over a mask? To wear or not to wear? Other disputes in your life? To forego personal interest in light of mutual peace bridges opportunity to embrace and overcome fear from either side.
All rivers need a reliable source. Leadership needs the same. Have you ever considered that all worthwhile leadership principles have their source in the Bible? Think about it. All of them. Any trait you want to attribute to leadership you will find in the Bible. Exemplified in the person of Jesus Christ as the perfect … More Leadership Principles Sourced
“The unchanging God brings about change in us for the express purpose to bring us closer to the place of unchanging beauty in Him.” Mark Wanders In a world overrun with so many things gone wrong, we have a Sovereign God in control who wants to move people, created in His image, of one race … More Unchanging God…
We can only lead souls heavenward when we are journeying there ourselves. Leading is not always out front. And journeying is ‘with’.
Sometimes God allows tests in our lives to prove what He has already taught us. Sometimes a test reveals we weren’t listening very well in the first place and need the lesson again. Mark Wanders
“To show up as my BRILLIANT self, I must be able to show up WHOLLY as myself.” paraphrased from Bozoma Saint John We’ve been fed too many lies from others as to how we “have to” show up. We were created unique, purposefully, and with care. People shine when they are given room to flourish … More Room for the brilliant self
Loving the difficult people in our life is a reminder of God loving us.
Funny how ‘I’ is the center of HAPP-I-NESS. Maybe a warning if we’re a little to zealous in pursuing it.