Leadership is Integral to Discipleship

By Bruce Witt

Discipleship is fundamental about leadership. Every disciplemaker fills the role of leadership as a “Paul” for the “Timothy”, yet the true leader is Jesus Christ working and using the Paul to teach, train, and ultimately transform the Timothy. The Paul is a vessel or conduit for the Lord to flow through to bring love, grace and the word to another man’s heart. Leaders are God’s instrument to bring the gospel to the world through the process of disciplemaking.

Tags:  Discipleship, Leadership

Leaders Think

By Bruce Witt

“The tragedy of modern man is not that he knows less and less about the meaning of his own life, but that it bothers him less and less.” Václav Havel

Tags:  Leaders, Leadership

Rejecting The Machiavellian Way

By Rick Boxx

Years ago, we hosted Michael Franzese as one of our event speakers. Franzese, who spent nine years in prison, explained his incarceration was the consequence of following a code of ethics. Not someone else's code of ethics, or a society's code of ethics, but his own, personally adopted code of ethics.

Tags:  Honesty, Integrity

The Way Of Living Generously

By David Green

What would you do? In 2012, Hobby Lobby faced a critical, company-ending decision. They could either face fines of $1.3 million per day or provide abortion-inducing prescriptions as part of Obamacare. The latter option was against the religious and moral views of David and his family.

Tags:  Living Generously, Generosity

Principles For Running Your Business

By Jim Langley

A few years back, I had the opportunity to share my broad business goals with approximately 40 insurance agents when I was honored by my company for 25 years of service with our company. I offered some words from personal experience, explaining the goals I have followed are simple and yet profound: Be there; be studious; be disciplined; be persistent and consistent; be service-minded; be positive; and be near God.

Tags:  Principles, Business