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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

"Things I've learned" series


Welcome to February!

This month in the church Larry and I are doing a series on receiving increase in your marriage, family and relationships. The music lesson post I started today got me to thinking about doing a series of posts as to a few things I have learned in 20 years of marriage and 18 years of parenting. The next few days I'm going to do a few more posts relating to music lessons for kids and then proceed on with a blog series on the topic of "things I've learned in 20 years..." Enjoy!

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