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A Repository of Wisdom from Trusted Sources

Management by the Book - 1 Timothy 3:2–5

QUALITIES OF A GODLY MANAGER “An overseer, therefore, must be above reproach, the husband of one wife, self-controlled, sensible, respectable, hospitable, an able teacher, not addicted to wine, not a bully but gentle, not quarrelsome,...
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Ready in Season

"Be ready in season and out of season." (2 Timothy 4:2) In other words, we should “be ready” whether we feel like it or not. If we do only what we feel inclined to do,...
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Henry Parsons Crowell - Founder of the Quaker Oats Company

Through all his initial trials to the end of his life, integrity and innovation were always primary in the strategy of the Quaker Oats Company’s founder. “If my life can always be lived so as...
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The Warning Against Desiring Spiritual Success

"Do not rejoice in this, that the spirits are subject to you . . ." (Luke 10:20) The trap we fall into is extravagantly desiring spiritual success; that is, success measured by, and patterned after,...
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Leadership by the Book - 1 Timothy 3:1

GODLY LEADERSHIP IS A NOBLE ASPIRATION “The saying is trustworthy: If anyone aspires to the office of overseer, he desires a noble task.” (1 Timothy 3:1, ESV) “This saying is trustworthy: “If anyone aspires to...
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Do You Worship The Work?

"We are God’s fellow workers . . ." (1 Corinthians 3:9) The only concern of Christian workers should be their concentration on God. This will mean that all the other boundaries of life, whether they...
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The Light That Never Fails

"We all, with unveiled face, beholding . . . the glory of the Lord . . ." (2 Corinthians 3:18) A servant of God must stand so very much alone that he never realizes he...
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Rewards for Being Loyal and Faithful

“Never let loyalty and faithfulness leave you. Tie them around your neck; write them on the tablet of your heart. Then you will find favor and high regard in the sight of God and man.”...
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Don’t Hurt the Lord

"Have I been with you so long, and yet you have not known Me, Philip?" (John 14:9) If all we are asking God to give us is experiences, and the awareness of those experiences is...
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Excellence by the Book - Psalm 150:2

GOD IS OUR STANDARD OF EXCELLENCE “Praise him for his mighty deeds; praise him according to his excellent greatness!” (Psalm 150:2, ESV) “Praise Him for His powerful acts; praise Him for His abundant greatness.” (Psalm...
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