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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

3 Reasons to Not Give Up



Your Need is Normal

Do you have a need? To have a miracle you must first have a need. Everybody wants a miracle but nobody wants the problem it takes to get one. Realize, you are not alone in that you have something that needs to be solved, a mountain that needs to be moved, a wrong that needs to be righted. Stop focusing on how sucky your need is and start focusing on how big your God is!!

Your Breakthrough Is Coming

Most people quit right before success. So many people have no idea what victory tastes like because they gave in right before their miracle came. What blessings do we miss because we quit too soon?

Your Cause is Worth It

Everyone gets frustrated especially when they've been trying to do something for a while. Think about Nelson Mandela who campaigned for justice and freedom in  South Africa. Do not think he got a little weary spending 20 years in jail taking a stand against apartheid? Of course. Anything that matters has a huge cost. If what you're doing doesn't cost you something, God has a cause that is greater for you to pursue. It's time to re-evaluate and pray about a change of direction if that's the case.

Don't give up!

 

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