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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

Dustin is out of surgery

We are in recovery with Dustin. We have been here about 1 hour. Surgery went well. Dr. Patel said there were a whole 10 cc's of infection that he pulled out. He said there was bad scarring from the infection (all of which will go away) but he said it explains all the horrible extent of the pain he was in. He removed the tonsils & adenoids (sp?)

Dust is in terrible pain. They just got it under control after 3 doses of morphine and Larry asked me to sit down and update everyone and let you know what's going on and ask you to specifically pray for his pain. He calmed down about 30 min ago now that the meds kicked in. Dr. Patel said the first hour is the worst but by tonight he should want something cold to eat/drink.

In just a moment we are going upstairs to his room. He will be able to have visitors. A lot of people have asked about that. In a few hours I would think he would be ready.

An infectious disease specialist is coming to see him later on today or in the morning about how things are coming with the MRSA infection. We will give everybody an update. Please pray for the pain, the infection to go away.

We appreciate all your prayers.

Comments

Just wanted you to know that your son is in my prayers and we will also pray for him this evening at church.

Blessings to you.
Sharon said…
Praying for Dustin.

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