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Clean it All Out

  Psalm 32 When I refused to confess my sin,  my body wasted away,  and I groaned all day long. Finally, I confessed all my sins to you  and stopped trying to hide my guilt. I remember carrying unresolved guilt inside me all the time. When I cleaned it all out, I got a clear sight of God. Unresolved sin… …

Daily Drops of Inspiration

  It seems that God uses finite rewards to get our attention. I think most people live for the finite rewards. I wish we always could remain painfully aware of how short life is and invest so abundantly in the infinite that we’re joyfully anticipating eternity. Phillip

Daily Drops of Inspiration

  The song of the lone tiny seed: I was poor, I was down to nothing. I did the one thing I could do, and my life grew from that. Phillip

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Chip on The Shoulder

  Do not contend with a man for no reason, when he has done you no harm. Proverbs 3:30 I no longer want to live with the illusion that my life is my own. Lord, I want you to search my heart. Let’s stop at the nearest altar and remove any chips from my shoulder. You know what they are, …

Daily Drops of Inspiration

  Oh, that we would measure true success, not by our wealth, power, or influence, but by the growth and beauty of our character. Phillip

Daily Drops of Inspiration

  Most leaders could learn more from their mistakes if they weren’t so busy denying them. Craig Groeschel

Daily Drops of Inspiration

  The man who knows how will always have a job. The man who knows why will always be his boss. Emerson

Daily Drops of Inspiration

  When you become who God created you to be, you will be like no one else, but some people won’t understand you and others won’t accept you. Erwin McManus

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Add to Your Faith…

  From 2 Peter 1:1-5 And keep adding, all day, every day. Some people think it’s enough that they added information to themselves when they went to school. So they stopped adding. I meet these people every day. They bring impressive resumes, seeking high-paying jobs. I ask them what they’re doing now to grow themselves. “I haven’t read a book …

Daily Drops of Inspiration

  Far greater riches than houses, cars, and food is when God’s peace rules in our hearts and we have a few loving people in our lives. Phillip

Daily Drops of Inspiration

  As we move toward godliness and take down the strongholds of sinful behaviors and the powerful idols of counterfeit religion in our souls, God is working with us and in us to help us clear the way between us and him. Journey on… Phillip

Daily Drops of Inspiration

  Stop asking yourself, “How long will it take?” and start asking, “How far can I go?” John Maxwell

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Acceptable Sacrifice

  If you try to hang on to your life, you will lose it. But if you give up your life for my sake, you will save it. Matthew 16:25 Who can know God? Those who learn to know themselves well and then surrender the self they know so well on God’s altar in grateful sacrifice. As they release their …

Daily Drops of Inspiration

  You’re going to be dead a lot longer than you’re alive. Do you need to change something today? Phillip

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A New Operating System

  Be inwardly transformed by the Holy Spirit through a total reformation of how you think.  Romans 12:2 Albert Einstein said, “We cannot solve our problems with the same thinking we used when we created them.” When we switched our company to Lean Manufacturing methods, we soon learned it wouldn’t be effective to apply the Lean practices unless we changed …

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A Good Life Made Simple

  from Psalm 34 Does anyone want to live a life     that is long and prosperous? Then keep your tongue from speaking evil     and your lips from telling lies! Turn away from evil and do good.     Search for peace, and work to maintain it. I’ve used this passage as a clean, simple formula for living a good life: Phillip

Daily Drops of Inspiration

  If you could see inside me, you would understand how many times I must choose the way of Jesus against what my own selfish nature wants to do. People who follow Jesus burn a tremendous amount of mental calories, that no one else ever sees. Phillip