Trust God & Give It All You Got!

Momentum if a funny thing. It is never neutral. We are either progressing or regressing. So every morning, when we get out of bed, we have choices to make that are going to point us in a direction. Andy Stanley calls it the “principle of the of pathway” and what it means is that whatever…

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The Questions You Should Answer…Peter’s Laws.

Have you heard of Peter Diamandis? I mean, this dude went to MIT AND Harvard. Now he runs the first private space flight organization taking civilians to the international space station. One of the most interesting things about Peter is his creation of  “Peter’s Laws” – laws on his approach to life and problems. I…

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Yesterday, Today, Tomorrow. Where are you living?

Warren Buffett once said that “the rearview mirror is always clearer than the windshield.” – There are only 3 days that matter. Yesterday, today, and tomorrow. Yesterday is good for remembering what has happened. Learning from history but not allowing ourselves to get trapped in the “this is how things were” place. We always have a…

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Leading A Creative Team Is Not Easy!

I love the team I get to serve with at Cross Point! Seriously, they are family and they mean the world to Jackie and I. However, I heard a quote the other day that was amazing: “Everyone loves you until you lead.” Even in the most family, relational, caring teams there are times that things are…

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Do You Know How To Build Equity In Your Organization?

Equity in an organization is so important. You are always either spending or collecting equity. Far to often we overvalue our collections and under sell our spends. Equity builds trust. Creative teams can create all day long but if the rest of the organization does not trust them it does not matter. Further, when equity…

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How Do You Create A Better Culture?

Creating products is the easy part of our jobs. We do it every day and it’s our job. But when we’re building creative teams, one of the most important variables we can work on is the culture we’re creating within our teams. The atmosphere and environment we create are just as important for the success of…

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