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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

Sunday Wrap Up

Very tired after a long day in ministry, but it's A/G ~ all good!

Today's service went well. The Lord spoke to us through a Word of knowledge/prophecy about repentance and holiness. And God is just all over me on this issue right now and I'm seeking Him in this way as never before. Recently I heard a preacher make the statement, "Imagine what God would do in our lives and churches if we were half as concerned about holiness as we are about relevance." (Ouch!)

We ate lunch with a few families which is one of my all time fav things to do - connect, connect, connect with those I love. :-)

We topped it off with newcomer's night at our home tonight and it was in-SANE-ly good with SO many new people. Our house was PACKED and incredibly NOISY! (Good noise) We had 20 newcomers at our house tonight. Plus the staff & families, and a few stray youth who hang at my house all the time. :-)

God is good. He loves me! I love Him! I love the people He has entrusted me with! I am pursuing Him more every single day.

Comments

sparkled*life said…
Hi! I stumbled across your blog this morning! What caught my eye is that you are a woman who preaches! That is my heart, and unfortunatley we are few. I enjoyed your posts on here! Sounds like you guys have a great ministry going! I love to hear about people that are making a difference for God! Lord only knows the earth is hungry for people that will! Thank you so much for taking time to write. I will for sure add you to my favs so I can read what you have to come!

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