I Was Something Special

For the months of February through April we’ve invited several people to give you a peek into the new directions God has called The Barnabas Center.  We hope these directions will be encouraging and that you’ll resonate with the needs and hopes that are being shared.  In May we’ll be back online with our usual thematic blog posts. _____________________________________________________________________________________ I was something special. After all, I had a pretty good job, I usually did the “right thing” and I was nice to people. In a nutshell, the complete package! And… Continue reading I Was Something Special

People Junkies

I recently had the opportunity to hear a speaker who was one of three founders of a national retail chain. At the beginning of his talk, one of my colleagues “googled” this guy and learned he was one of the richest men in America – a billionaire – so I figured he probably knew a thing or two and I should take a listen! During the Q&A he was asked why the retail chain had enjoyed such success.  His answer caught me off guard. He said it was in large part because his two co-founding partners were, as he… Continue reading People Junkies