Are You Communicating Value?

When dealing with people, everything you do communicates the value you have for them. Do you keep your word? Are you on time? Are you

Try This Today

Ask yourself what you want people to do for you, then grab the initiative and do it for them. Originally published at Niles Holsinger.

Smart Versus Wise

Being SMART does not mean you’re WISE. We can go through life learning all sorts of facts. We can learn all kinds of lessons. We

I’m Not Perfect

Here’s a newsflash, I’m not perfect. I’m far from it. I make more mistakes in a day then most people make in a week. I’ve

Taking Responsibility

You may not have packed the bags you are carrying around through life, but at some point, you have to take responsibility and understand that

Stay Alert

There are opportunities around every corner to make a difference in the lives of the people and the world around you. The reason most people

Keep Your Word

Do what you say you’re going to do no matter the cost, even if the only person it costs is you. Originally published at Niles

On Pastoring People

You can only pastor a person to the degree they will allow. No matter what you say. No matter what you do. No matter how

Look Around

Look for one opportunity to improve the day of someone else. Buy someone a cup of coffee. Compliment a stranger. Ask someone how they are


PEACE should be the umpire for every decision in your life. You need to learn to listen to and trust PEACE. PEACE is life’s greatest

On Borrowing Influence

Find those people around you with more influence than you have and take your passion to them. You might hear the word “no” one hundred

Confidence, Arrogance and Humility

You can be confident and arrogant. You can be confident and humble. You cannot be humble and arrogant. Originally published at Niles Holsinger.

“I Am Willing”

Mark 1:40–42 “40 A man with leprosy came and knelt in front of Jesus, begging to be healed. “If you are willing, you can heal

On Change

I hate CHANGE. I am one of those people that order the same thing every time I go to a restaurant; I never try anything