The ONE big key to becoming a successful person is giving your life to making the lives of others better. If you decide today to give your life – and by “life” I mean your time, your attention, your resources – to making the lives of other people better, you will discover success. It’s guaranteed.
I was told, early in ministry, some of the most terrible advice: “Don’t get too close to people. You can never trust them.” I now… Read More »One of the Biggest Mistakes Pastors Make
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Are you happily married? If you’re smart (and you’ve been married more than two years), you’ll realize that’s a question that depends on how things are going in the moment. Am I happily married? I am today – not sure about tomorrow. But I am securely and joyfully married.
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