Tag: books

What I Am Reading These Days

I am currently working on several writing projects. My early morning routine consists of devotions, reading, and writing. Seasons of life vary for me. There are times when I do more reading and less writing. Then I will cut back my reading so I have more time to write. Right now I am in a […]

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Happening to Things…

One of the best books I ever read on learning was a book about Leonardo Da Vinci. How to Think Like Leonardo Da Vinci: Seven Steps to Genius Every Day by Michael Gelb is NOT a self-help book. It is a manual on learning, thinking, growing, creating, and stewarding the knowledge and wisdom God gives you. […]

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Quotes I Am Pondering

Greatness is not a final destination, but a series of small acts done daily in order to constantly rejuvenate and refresh our skills in a daily effort to become a better version of ourselves. Maurice Ashley (the first African American International Grandmaster in Chess) The key to a great life is simply having a bunch […]

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Tom Peters on Living and Leading

11 Practices for Having a Really Good Day (Flourishing) ONE: Spend time with an introvert. Ask them what they are thinking about. Listen. Ask more questions. TWO:  Slow down. Speed isn’t everything. Sometimes the best thing you can do is slow down. Smell the roses. Be present in the moment. Be attentive. THREE: Choose to […]

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Surely God Is in This Place

That is what so many of us experienced at our Friday Night Worship and Dedication. This is what so many of us experience week after week. This past week, I read and taught through a number of passages about PLACE. Jacob wrestled with the angel of the Lord and called that place Peniel, because he […]

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