Timely Quote From Rick Warren

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This quote from Rick Warren is very timely. It seems that these days, we can't have a conversation anymore. If we disagree with someone, we either have to hate them and/or yell at them. I have so many friends that disagree with me on so many things, and that's ok. I don't feel the need to yell at them, and vice-versa. How about we all take a breath today and realize that the people around us are probably much more like us than we think. Oh, and maybe, just maybe, every now and then, they … [Read more...]

On Setbacks

Working for yourself is awesome, when things are going well. But it is pretty scary when things go awry at some point. Working in a business like mine where you have clients can be even more nerve-wrecking. Even though I have been doing this for a year now, I still get scared when things that I was counting on fall through. However, I find that God always brings some new opportunity to my door whenever things don't go like I expect. This week has been one of those weeks. I had my sites … [Read more...]

The Fallacy Of Safety

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When people say to me, "Safety first," I usually tell them that it's not first, and not even in my top five. And certainly not anymore. However, our culture now seems to bow at the altar of safety. And it could eventually destroy us. Those who would give up essential Liberty, to purchase a little temporary Safety, deserve neither Liberty nor Safety. Benjamin Franklin Many people use the quote above, often misquoted to say something along the lines of "Those who give up liberty for safety … [Read more...]

Jesus is Not Your “Spiritual LinkedIn”

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Trust, but Verify - Beware "Christian" Internet Marketers Most people would call what I do now (at least most of what I do since I have a few different things I am doing these days) internet marketing. I don't like the term and try to call it anything else I can when possible because it is associated with so many bad things that I don't want my name attached to. Unfortunately, I have seen an even worse trend out there recently - guys who use the name of Christ to peddle their products on the … [Read more...]