I had a pleasure of attending Truth at work conference was held this past Friday 11/9/18 at Northview Church. I arrived an hour or so after it started. You can view past speakers and learn more about what happened here. Great faith-based pearls of wisdom and a few laughs. It was great to connect with some old friends and met a few new ones.
Ronald Blue of Blue co
Four letter words – Don’t be a fool
Be generous and live purposely
Write a purpose statement for self and family
Continue legacy – Christianity, Ethics, Morals, Value
He is no fool to give up what he can not keep to get what he can not lose – Jim Elliot
Spend LESS than you make
Jesus makes you successful forever not fleeting temp stuff
Popeyes former CEO
Book: Dare to serve
Servant leadership works!
There are no great leaders without great results
45% increase sales
My purpose should be about His purpose
Isaiah about He sits enthroned about a circle about His people like grasshoppers
BE STRONG AND COURAGEOUS as God said to Joshua in Jos 1
If DO THESE THINGS you will be blessed John 13:7
7 habits of success by Covey (listen to)
Casey Crawford of Movement Mortgage
Former NFL player
Purpose in pain
Rely on GOD, not self
Transformation might start with you but must be bigger than you
Don’t hold someone to a standard you wouldn’t hold yourself to
4,000 employees from 4
Take a step and trust God to meet you
Create a platform of success and give it to God
Transformation, lead yourself, family, team
Enjoy yourself and bring in Jesus
Braveheart….leader who took one step forward, then another
You don’t get off the island taking walks – Dominican Republican MLB player
Energized be leaders and talking to leaders
Call the Marketplace to rise up
Dont let money be your first business concern but rather
Started charter school
Trust in God and trust He will deliver exceeding obvious
If you are not being laughed at you are standing in line
Darren from Heartland
Setup (talents) then punchline
Not what can I get but I can give?
More than funny
Dont let anyone set limitations for you
God’s not dead – atheist teacher
What IF movie (need to watch)
Can you touch or see God?
Can you touch or see your brain?
Does that mean you are brain dead
Was Hercules in TV show
He had faith but never needed faith
True Strength book by Kevin Sorbo
Let there be light movie – Kevin Sorbo, 800 screens (produced by Kevin Sorbo)
God answers prayers but sometimes we don’t understand them
God’s not dead yet $ 2m grossed $ 100m per year…only Fox would allow him to interview
One of best dollar for dollar grossing films ever
5 movies in 12 months….silent knight on youtube
The Reliant and One Nation Under God
Kevin was a broken man and God redeemed him.
Few worker need to get done
7 colors – Michelangelo
7 musical notes – Beethoven
10 numbers. – Bernie Madoff
Dayton Moore GM of the KC Royals
Winning for each other is what matters
Settle disputes quickly, go above and beyond, be quick to forgive
We are being judged by the world in one of two ways
- With a critical eye – help discover blind spots, spot errors, be humble enough
- With a critical spirit – hard to deal with, be responsive, simple kindness and concern
Lots of smart people, it is not getting the info but how to use. EI.
Share the glory
Be humble and meek but not weak and wishy/washy
Ned Yost – stuck with because: Transparent and open / Optimistic and positive
Be more of a responder than a reactor
When you are demoted or pushed down, how do you respond?
Take the challenge
6 gold gloves later and World Series champ later was a player he sent down to minors but responded properly
Be calm in the storm
1 on 1 communication
Dont neglect 1 on 1 time and in small groups
Delight in others
Be a great example
What is more important commodity in the world? Time!
The End and now apply!