Prayer Without Ceasing

I woke up this morning at 3:30. I would like to say that “the Lord woke me up with a great epiphany of knowledge”, But I actually just had to go to the restroom. Now, that’s not to make light of the Lord waking me up, because on the rare occasion that has happened, I…

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Bravery

“Bravery is the capacity to perform properly even when scared half to death.” –          General Omar Bradley True bravery is not the absence of fear; it is looking straight ahead and moving forward toward the very thing that you are afraid of. Look, we all have to face things that sometimes seem insurmountable. They are…

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Are You a Reflection

If you’re like me, you’ve raised kids and you might even have grandkids. I love my kids and my grandkids. They are each so unique. It’s funny to think about my kids, all four of them grew up in the same house, with the same rules, went to the same school, ate the same foods.…

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I’m the Boss

If you find yourself having to pull out the “I’m the boss” card, the next 30 seconds of words coming out of your mouth could take weeks or months to fix. Usually, when we have to resort to pulling out this or other cards like it, it’s because somebody isn’t listening. And, let’s face it,…

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Mission Critical Element

Manufacturing operations can be very complex. Especially in situations where performance is low and many changes are in flux. What was being done yesterday isn’t exactly what we are doing today. How we did something yesterday isn’t exactly how we are doing it today. And both may change, yet again, tomorrow. But, the reality is…

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