If everything is important, then nothing is. No one understands the power of this saying more than a person who leads an organization. Every organization provides its leaders with more distractions and concerns than one person can handle.
– Patrick Lencioni
The Four Obsessions of an Extraordinary Executive
A person who feels no guilt can never find healing. Yet neither can a person who wallows in guilt. The sense of guilt only serves its designed purpose as a symptom if it presses us toward cure.
– Phillip Yancey
Rumors of Another World: What on Earth Are We Missing?
Lord, make it possible in my workplace for us to pause in appreciation of the goodness of this Friday
Father, into your hands I commit my spirit.
– Luke 23:46
Let us not be afraid to look at everything that has brought us to where we are now and trust that we will soon see in it the guiding hand of a loving God
To be grateful for the good things that happen in our lives–the good as well as the bad, the moments of joy as well as the moments of sorrow, the successes as well as the failures, the rewards as well as the rejections–that requires hard spiritual work.
– Henri J.M. Nouwen
Bread for the Journey
For the taxpayer, and all those involved in the business of taxes–our accountants, attorneys and their associates–we pray
Matthew was an accurate record keeper. He knew the human heart and the longings of the Jewish people. He was loyal to Jesus and once committed, he never wavered in serving the Lord.
Why do we make B students sit through the same classes as their brainy peers? That’s like trying to train your cat to do your taxes. Wouldn’t it make sense to teach them something useful instead, like entrepreneurship?
– How to Get a Real Education: Forget art history and calculus. Most students need to learn how to run a business, says Scott Adams
The Wall Street Journal