Tag Archives: servant

Are We in a Relationship?

When we’re in a relationship, we know traits about the person’s character that others who aren’t in a relationship with that person wouldn’t know or haven’t experienced first hand. Barbie loves dogs. Jason tells jokes. Don gives up easily. Sandy has a … Continue reading

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Love? Ick!

My art ministry leader says, “Your job description is to LOVE…Art ministry is about the church loving artists…” and other similar statements about loving people. My inner voice objects: “But I don’t love people.” Fortunately, the art ministry leader gave … Continue reading

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Learn from a Nosebleed

Three days a week I pump, kick, push up and squat with a group that has been sweating together at the Y, some of us for five years, others joining more recently. The other day, my nose started bleeding. (Too … Continue reading

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Soldiers Use Force Magnifier

When I was writing a plan for my home staging business, I decided to target Realtors as my main market. In turn, I wanted Realtors to market my services to their sellers. There’s only one of me. There are hundreds … Continue reading

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Are you a slave, people pleaser or servant?

A bright woman I know refers to herself as a “people pleaser.” She knows it’s not a good label to own. Which got me to thinking. What are the differences among slave, people pleaser and servant? As I see it, a slave is … Continue reading

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Now whatta ya want?

3 Do nothing out of selfish ambition or vain conceit. Rather, in humility value others above yourselves, 4 not looking to your own interests but each of you to the interests of the others. Philippians 2:3-4 (NIV) Or in Rick … Continue reading

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