How I Slayed the Dragon of Procrastination

Clock in the trash can
Procrastination kills. If you would grow to your potential, you must defeat procrastination. You must learn to manage your time and talent. Procrastination robs the world of the blessing God meant to give the world through you.  It kills projects, talent, relationships, and productivity.  Don’t let procrastination become a habit in your life. The procrastinators favorite hiding place is ‘someday isle.’  They always think, “Someday I’ll do this or that.”  Procrastination has its roots in fear, lies, and laziness. Continue reading “How I Slayed the Dragon of Procrastination”

The Most Valuable Real Estate — Tracing a Nation’s Journey

 Generations hands

If I can change what you believe about history. I can control your decisions today.

Our lives are a combination of: 1) the understanding of our past;  2) our present decisions; 3) future consequences.  If I can change your understanding of the past, I can control your present decisions and thus alter your future. If I can do this collectively, on a large scale, I can control the fate of nations. Continue reading “The Most Valuable Real Estate — Tracing a Nation’s Journey”

Jesus — When we realize who he is, we begin discovering who we are.

Jesus surprised a lot of people. It was an entrance into the very world he created that nobody anticipated. From his birth and into his adult life, people questioned his identity. Was he the one? From Nazareth? Another king?  All of us search for identity. One of the greatest accomplishments of this child is that when we realize who he is, we begin discovering who we are. Jesus points to three life-defining truths: 1. We are a unique special creation of God. 2. We carry a selfish heart that drives us to sinful actions. 3. We are infinitely valuable and created to be an important part of God’s redemption plan. Each of these truths are highly contested within the culture. Continue reading “Jesus — When we realize who he is, we begin discovering who we are.”