Clean Out the Closet

I hope as you’ve watched and read my last several messages, you are coming to the conclusion that our time is scarce—it’s limited and there’s less than we’d like. How we allocate it, therefore, how we run our calendars, matters. If we’re not intentional, external...

Only 24-Hours

Last week, I talked about making margin in your life.  Did you do it?  Probably not, because you’re TOO BUSY to make time!  The bottom line is that there are twenty-four hours in every day, but we often act as if there were more.  So we stay at work a little longer;...

Build In Margin

What is margin anyway?  Margin is the amount of time, money, whatever, we hold back—in order to maintain productivity, stability and integrity. “Calendar margin” is the MOST important margin, since it means reserving time to rest, for solitude, and for other people....

Doing Too Many Things?

7/26/21 (3213) Last week, I talked about making margin in your life.  Did you do it?  Probably not, because you’re TOO BUSY to make time!  The bottom line is that there are twenty-four hours in every day, but we often act as if there were more.  So we stay at work a...

Are YOU Selfishly BUSY?

As I focus on areas of my life that lead to selfish sin, another one is BUSYNESS!  Busyness is the enemy of our growth with God.  How often do you hear people make comments like: ‘I’m so busy’ or ‘It’s been a crazy week’ or ‘I just don’t know how I am going to get...

Turn 180 Degrees

Most of us have taken a personality test, or a gifting test and confirmed what we already knew about ourselves…We’re good at some things and not so good at others.  When we lean too hard on our personal strengths, we have a tendency to turn away from God.  We can stay...