Jesus – The Greatest Gift

Jesus – The Greatest Gift

Over 2000 years ago, angels brought a message of ‘peace on earth’ to a group of shepherds. A nice sentiment, but the shepherds were actually living in a time of world peace. Yet they delighted at the news and hurried to worship a newborn. The magi were full of...
New job in 2014 – Go for it!

New job in 2014 – Go for it!

Arthur, fresh from college with a degree in marketing under his belt, prepared for the Big Interview. He had already interviewed for several marketing positions but he really wanted this job as sales engineer for an HVAC company. So, however, did several other...
Would You Plant a Tree?

Would You Plant a Tree?

Martin Luther is widely associated with the Reformation of the 16th century and more narrowly with the denomination that bears his name. Luther was also quotable. When asked what he’d do if he knew the world would end tomorrow, he responded: “I would plant an apple...
What to do first in 2014?

What to do first in 2014?

To an  American, the word nobility might conjure up a class of privileged people who claim eminence based solely on birth and social class. We don’t automatically associate it with trade, commerce and sales, probably because business isn’t always conducted in an...
Love of a Soldier

Love of a Soldier

Last week I had the honor to speak to the assembly at an elementary school about veterans.   It was an incredible experience to witness the patriotism from the elementary kids.  It encouraged me!  America is still viewed as great from our youngest citizens. I shared a...