The Weekly PowerBreak – “Life Lesson From Golf”

It’s interesting what leads to a good afternoon nap. My wife and I began turning on professional golf by which to relax. After all, the announcers always talk in a gentle almost whisper and when you are awake the scenery is generally relaxing. One thing I’ve noticed in watching golf is the way it pictures […]

The Weekly PowerBreak – “Dealing With Disappointment”

There are thousands of reasons to feel disappointment every day. Some things we just brush off as trivial and other things really get under our skin, blast our emotions, and overtake our very being. How we deal with disappointment is a choice and we would all have to admit that sometimes we have not made […]

The Weekly PowerBreak – “Consider This”

We are constantly asked by others or demanded via commercials to consider one thing or another. In other words, there is a vying for your attention and more than just attention, your consideration. First let’s define it. To consider is to think carefully about (something), typically before making a decision. So there is much that […]

The Weekly PowerBreak – “Taking Instruction”

There is something in all of us that makes us resist taking instruction. It’s called pride and the Bible warns us about falling into the trap.

Proverbs 15:32 (ESV) — 32 Whoever ignores instruction despises himself, but he who listens to reproof gains intelligence.

Proverbs 13:18 (ESV) — 18 Poverty and disgrace come to him […]

The Weekly PowerBreak – “I’ll Just Take My Ball And Go Home”

Have you noticed how this passive aggressive action seems to be most prevalent today? People seem ready to walk out on marriages, contracts, and vows at the drop of a hat. And what is behind their actions of leaving? More often than not is a desire to hurt the people or organization for not doing […]