Daily Drops of Inspiration

You know how some people can’t wait to get the latest gadget? Well, that’s how we should be when we discover a new way to improve our character or relationship skills. We read the book, get the video, call the author—do whatever it takes and pay whatever it costs—to make that skill ours. Phillip

Daily Drops of Inspiration

God gives it all to Jesus. Jesus gives it all to God. When we do that with each other, this is perfect intimacy. Phillip

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Whisper Jesus

“There is salvation in no one else! God has given no other name under heaven by which we must be saved.”              Acts 1:11 How daring is your faith in Jesus? Will you step away from the sin, secret, or addiction you’ve been so secure in, and whisper Jesus? The religious leaders never encountered anyone …

Daily Drops of Inspiration

Would you rather ask the Lord to test your motives now or help you get through the consequences later? Phillip

Daily Drops of Inspiration

Perhaps some of us should complain less about other people who attend church and make church an emotionally safe place for them. Phillip

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Fearing God Gives Color

Many business people think a certain margin of dishonesty and violation of ethics is acceptable. Supposedly, it’s just part of doing business. And hey, if no one finds out, and you don’t get caught, what’s the problem? Is telling white lies to cover mistakes or help your agenda wrong? Or what about bribing your way in instead of earning it? How …

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Train people well enough so they can leave, treat them well enough that they don’t want to. Sir Richard Branson

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Too Close to the Edge

The tiny island of Ghoramara, off the coast of India has been shrinking each year over the past several decades. It has lost about half of its land and two-thirds of its population since the 1960’s. With farming as the main occupation, residents literally watch their livelihood drop into the sea. Those who live on the edge don’t fare well. …

Daily Drops of Inspiration

It’s too simple for our complicated minds to comprehend to move toward God when we’re troubled. Phillip

Daily Drops of Inspiration

“When I left the street gang and joined the church I thought I was joining a family. But I found out church is just a place to go on Sunday.” Former gang member, when asked why he quit attending church

Daily Drops of Inspiration

In the Bible, whenever one person made a courageous move toward God, many others turned to God. Do you want to be the person who makes that courageous choice? Or do you want to be in the crowd of me-too-ers? Phillip

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Tiny Moments

As you travel down life’s road, notice little moments and little opportunities to do good. My pastor taught me how to raise a garden. When he weeded, instead of quickly chopping through the row with a hoe, he knelt down, got close to each plant, carefully plucked out each weed, and worked up a little mound of soil around the …

Daily Drops of Inspiration

Without a doubt, it’s long-term, consistent and persistent effort that makes real change happen. Systemic change is a process, not an event. Seth Godin