Why Should You Stand Out?

We probably all know someone that dresses in a way to stand out from the crowd. Whether it is a wacky looking tie or a dress that is so bright it looks like it runs on batteries, we have all seen examples of people wearing clothes that stand out. Why do you think they do this? What is their purpose?

Do You Stand Out From The Crowd?

Stand out

I have been studying a little in Matthew 5-7. If you are familiar with this passage, you know that this is also known as Jesus’ Sermon on the Mount. This “sermon” from Jesus is so full of meat, you could write a whole book on what we should learn from it. Today, I want to focus on a couple of verses that teach us to stand out from the crowd.

5 Phrases Your Employees Need To Hear You Say

Employee engagement

I received a critical, but motivating comment on a recent post I shared on LinkedIn. The comment basically stated that my post “Have You Attended Your Own Funeral?” had been long on theory and short on concrete examples. Instead of discussing the idea of dying to self in the business world, I was asked to give examples of what it would look like from the outside. I think the commenter was right on target!

Bible Passages to Help You Cast Out Fear

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Looking around at the culture today gives many Christians plenty of reasons to be confronted by fear.  At times, it appears as if the world is running headlong toward destruction.  Even on good days, the idea of running our businesses for God and His purposes can cause real fear to enter our hearts.  If that is true for you, please read on for a guaranteed solution.

Have You Attended Your Own Funeral?

It has probably been suggested to you at some point that you should imagine the end of your life, attending your own funeral.  In most cases, the reason likely involves some sort of goal setting or life planning process.  I am going to make the same suggestion today, but for a very different reason.  Have you witnessed your own death?

Where Do Ambassadors Work?

Ambassadors for Christ

Most likely, you have not spent much time thinking about where an ambassador works when they are on the job. Unless you have read my last two posts, you may not have thought much at all about ambassadors. Either way, I want to encourage you to think about them today – and how their work impacts you as an ambassador for Christ!

Ambassador For Christ – What Does It Mean? (Part 2)

Ambassador

In my last post, we started digging into 2 Corinthians 5:20 and figuring out what it means to us. We started by breaking out the various components of the definition of an “ambassador,” applying each component to our own situations. You really need to read that last post [HERE] to get the full effect. Today, I want to cover the remaining points that I believe are most critical in this verse.