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What To Do First to Make a Profit

The PF Women Team at our Annual Team Retreat  ~ 2018 Today on Seth Godin's blog, he said: It's tempting to decide to make a profit first, then invest in training, people, facilities, promotion, customer service and most of all, doing important work. In general, though, it goes the other way. Yes, it does. If you are waiting to make a profit before you do these things, in my experience you're  not going to make a profit. So many organizations, ministries and churches are struggling with financial issues. I know your pain. As anyone who follows our story knows, our ministry was in a ton of debt four years ago when I came on as director.  Since that time, we've gotten out of debt and turned a profit every year.  God has done amazing things through out team, for which we give Him the glory! I find that what Seth is saying here is absolutely true, with one disclaimer. For Christian leaders, spiritual disciplines must always be first. Before we started inve

Another week?


At least one more. Unfortunately there are not enough rational thinking adults to make up for the teenyboppers who have lost their minds but not their phones.

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Sharon said…
Hi Deanna! I'm another A/G Pastor's wife from Indiana. I've been reading your blog (via RSS feed) for about a month or so. I just couldn't resist commenting on Sanjaya. I too just posted about him on my blog. If you get a chance, stop by and view it. Blessings! ~Sharon~
Anonymous said…
I hate to admit it, though - if cell phones and American Idol had been around in the late 80's/early 90's, I, too, may have voted for the trainwreck that is Sanjaya! I was a fan of New Kids on the Block, after all :o). For now, I'm just enjoying all the awards that keep pouring in for Jennifer Hudson after her dis from Simon!!
I dunno...I loved a lot of sappy groups too but I honestly do not get what girls see in Sanjaya. I think he's kind of feminine...sort of that creepy "Michael Jackson" sort of look and mannerisms. I see the absolute attraction with Blake (he's AWESOME!)and the other kid..can't think of his name right now but the Timberlake-like kid. The attraction just oozes from these two boys...but SANJAYA? I dunno Leanne...even if it were back then I think I mighty have thought him strange.

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