Backbone For Work

When Mark Miller, Vice President for Organizational Effectiveness for the highly successful Chick-fil-A corporation, spoke to an world-wide audience at a CBMC International conference a few years ago. He said, "We hire for character and train for skills." Your character means a lot, and that includes your reliability, dependability and consistency. Dr. Richard Bouch elaborates below:
Tags:  integrity, steadfast

Are You Being Lied To?

The devil no doubt has a place in our theology, but is he a category we even think about in the daily events of our lives?

Has it ever crossed your mind that not every thought that crosses your mind comes from you? We are being lied to all the time. Yet we never stop to say, "Wait a minute ... who else is speaking here? Where are those ideas coming from?
Tags:  Spiritual Warfare

Have You Decided How To Die?

Spring is the time when we see new life emerging all around us. It's a good reminder to sit back and review goals and direction and the purpose of our sojourn here on planet earth. Where are you going? See Ken Boa's commentary on the Apostle Paul's conclusion:

Tags:  goals, living, life

Whose Wisdom Are You Following?

The Apostle Paul wrote: "Now we do speak wisdom among the mature, but not a wisdom of this age or of the rulers of this age, who are perishing. Instead we speak the wisdom of God, hidden in a mystery, that God determined before the ages for our glory. (1 Corinthians 2:6–7). How does that apply in the workplace of today. Read on...

Tags:  wisdom, knowledge

Life Out Of Death

About a week from this writing my wife and I will be in Normandy, visiting our family there. The lush green hills are punctuated in Spring by the brilliant golden yellow of the rapeseed fields. It's showery in Normandy in early May and the beaches can be cold and wet before the afternoon sun breaks through. When it does the white crosses above the beaches tell their story of the great cost paid by so many for the life and freedom of others. Ken Boa shares his observations this week...
Tags:  Normandy, D-Day

Are You Ready To Loosen Your Grip?

It seems to me that few of us really stop to think much about the really big questions of Life. Like, "What is the real purpose of my work? Just to earn a paycheck?" Peter Bourke has a few words about important answers to these questons.
To connect with men who are working to share their faith effectively, check out one of the local CBMC Connect3 teams for breakfast, training and encouragement.
Tags:  control, purpose, success