Rejoice in Him

Claire, Elisabeth, Ginger, Julie, and Rick share thoughts from the heart to the heart



Weekly Inspirational Quote

Success is not final, failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts. Winston Churchill We recently saw the movie “Darkest Hour” which chronicles Winston Churchill’s initial month in office as Prime Minister. This is an excellent… Continue Reading →

Global Leadership Summit 2017

A team of almost thirty women and men from LifePark recently attended the Global Leadership Summit. The Global Leadership Summit is a blend of vision, inspiration, and practical skills to help one become a better leader. It involves two days of world-class… Continue Reading →

Do you need a management consultant?

A management consultant is one who helps organizations and Individuals enhance their performance by assisting them to improve their efficiency and effectiveness. Moses father-in-law, Jethro, could be considered one of the first management consultants as he provided helpful advice to Moses…. Continue Reading →

Lessons on Leadership from Wonder Woman

Several of our family members saw the movie Wonder Woman. This is a classic superhero movie with a battle of good versus evil. The movie exhibits the heroic characteristics of that genre, but it also incorporates a meta-narrative of wisdom… Continue Reading →

Leaders Made Here

Leaders Made Here: Building a Leadership Culture by Mark Miller is a fast moving parable about implementing a leadership culture in an organization. The fictional company searches out best practices and summarizes their findings into a blueprint that organizations can use to… Continue Reading →

Extreme Ownership

The principles in this book were forged in some of the most violent battlefields in Iraq.  The authors are Jocko Willink and Leif Babin who served as a Navy SEALs.  They fought in the Battle of Ramadi and they use their combat… Continue Reading →

2015 Global Leadership Summit

We had a great time at the 2015 Global Leadership Summit this past week.  Here is an overview of the speakers with a key thought from each session: Session 1 Bill Hybels – The Intangibles of Leadership Self-sacrificing love always… Continue Reading →

That’s a Great Question

This past week about thirty of us from LifePark journeyed to Atlanta to attend the Drive Conference at Northpoint Church.  We attended a number of excellent sessions and one of my favorite sessions was entitled “That’s a Great Question” presented… Continue Reading →

It’s Your Ship

Captain D. Michael Abrashoff recounts his experience as the commanding officer of the USS Benfold.  It’s Your Ship is the playbook how Abrashoff transformed the USS Benfold into one of the best ships in the navy. Leadership is crucial in… Continue Reading →

The Leadership Summit – Principles for Life

Leadership development is a popular topic.  A cursory glance at the literature reveals a number of approaches to developing leaders. A popular model is the competency approach.  If you can repeat the behaviors that made someone popular in the past… Continue Reading →

The Leadership Summit – Patrick Lencioni

One of my favorite Leadership Summit speakers is Patrick Lencioni and he is one of the featured speakers at this year’s Global Leadership Summit. Patrick Lencioni is the founder of the consulting firm, The Table Group,  and he is the… Continue Reading →

Leadership Involves Sacrifice

Too many people view leadership as perks and privilege rather than duty and responsibility.   I recently watched Simon Sinek’s TED talk,  Why good leaders make you feel safe.   He starts his talk by relating the story of Army Capt…. Continue Reading →

Lean In

Sheryl Sandberg  is the COO of Facebook and the relates lessons of  life and leadership in her best seller Lean In.   She points out how stereotypes are holding women back from senior leadership positions in the world.  She affirms that “This… Continue Reading →

Knowing and Doing

Tucked away in 1 Chronicles is an amazing verse about the men of Issachar, Of the sons of Issachar, men who understood the times, with knowledge of what Israel should do, their chiefs were two hundred; and all their kinsmen were at their command…. Continue Reading →

Leadership Summit at the Beach

When’s the last time your team devoted a day to professional development?  This week we brought our staff together for an intense day of leadership development as we watched and discussed several sessions from the 2013 Willow Creek Leadership Summit…. Continue Reading →

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