March 19, 2020

How do you define success? Is it power, a hefty salary, prestige, or impressive belongings? These are certainly things that the average person values. 

As Christians, we are called to adopt a different value system. Jesus saved us to accomplish more than just earthly su...

February 26, 2020

Work problems are almost always people problems. The furniture, software, and even budgets can be worked around. People have minds of their own. All of us develop habits, coping mechanisms, and reactions based on our frame of reference and work history. Some of these b...

February 18, 2020

"No way. Absolutely not! I can't possibly." 

These were just a few of my thoughts as the Holy Spirit suggested I join a home group Bible study across town. As a busy Washington, D.C. contracts manager, my duties at Office of Naval Research took a lot of mental and emoti...

January 18, 2020

Matthew 25 is a fascinating book of the Bible. Regardless of your church background, the teaching of Jesus can be quite challenging. Perhaps nowhere does His value system seem more exacting than in this chapter.

Preparation of the Virgins

First, he tells the story of ten...

June 27, 2019

In writing the book, Taking God to Work: The Keys to Ultimate Success, co-author Steve Reynolds and I re-discovered something we already knew, everyone needs work to do. Human beings are not happy being idle. 

It doesn't need to be a regular, 9-5 job, but we crave to ma...

May 11, 2019

Working Mom

14 Now a certain woman named Lydia heard us. She was a seller of purple from the city of Thyatira, who worshiped God. The Lord opened her heart to heed the things spoken by Paul. 15 And when she and her household were baptized, she begged us, saying, “If you...

April 16, 2019

How do you know when it's time to move on from a job?

In our book, Taking God to Work, Steve Reynolds and I suggest the following reasons to consider a job change.

1. You feel your potential is much greater than the demands of your job.

2. Your talents ar...

March 27, 2019

Like the U.S., Australia faces considerable threats to the free speech and other rights of Christians. Under the guise of inclusiveness, the Government there seeks to limit the expression of viewpoints it deems as inappropriate, like Biblical values.

One of Christianity...

February 24, 2019

Last night, a remarkable friend celebrated 60 years of a life well lived. His wife Donna organized a big party at a restaurant and many folks flocked in from near and far. 

John has spent most of his life in service to the deaf community, both as an interpreter and the...

February 12, 2019

Make no mistake, work is about completing tasks, customer service and operating within a set of guidelines. As we work more on-line, we can find ourselves feeling isolated and alone.

Perhaps the majority of our tasks involve computer screens and information technology...

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