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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

Video of Pastors of Relevant Church

on CBS Morning Show

Here it is! I think they did a great job. May God be glorified and couples marriages strengthened by their example.

For some reason I can't put the video here on the screen so just click the link here and it will take you to the clip from the CBS morning show.

http://www.cbsnews.com/sections/i_video/main500251.shtml?id=3850924n

Comments

Anonymous said…
My marriage bed has been blessed by honor and purity (Hebrews 13:4-5) I say BLESSED because I agree God ordained marriage/sex for more reasons than procreation. It is also appropriate for spiritual leaders to carefully teach on intimate issues in the right context with the right motives being sensitive to others unique problematic areas.

For me, an ongoing yeast situation for 2-3 years after my last child kept passing to my spouse. Sexual intercourse everyday was not a option those years but even with health issues there are other ways of meeting the sexual needs of our husbands. My spouse has never had sexual hang-ups and often has thanked me for being such a good wife and sexual woman.
Generally, it seems that this is a very important thing for most husbands but I have come across a handful of wives who resent that stereotype because their libido is higher and "the man" is not interested. My point in sharing all of this is that there can be problematic areas that we, as pastors, need to be sensitive too.

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