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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

One Word

Although I have a few meetings and work projects today, I will be taking a significant time today to pray, and I'm also doing a fast today.  I am focusing  for some specific needs, particularly for a man in our congregation, Bob, who is having colon cancer surgery tomorrow.   (I'd appreciate it if  my readers breathe a prayer for him today and tomorrow as well.  Thank you!) 

If you would like me to include you in my prayer time today, comment with ONE WORD that I can focus in on for you in my prayer.  (Example:  peace, healing, finances, etc.) 

It's a privilege for me to do this for my friends.  History belongs to those who pray.  I want to be a history maker.

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Becky said…
Finances
Gayle said…
pulled muscle (sorry, 2 words)
Will do ~ you have been covered this afternoon. I have prayed for many, most posted on facebook which appears to be where most are reading from...since my blog rolls over to there. :)

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