This week, I had the opportunity to help host a leadership conference at our church. I was able to listen to some of the best pastors and leaders of the North East. In the midst of running around, here are some quick leadership shots I wrote down. Ben Franklin once said, " Without continual growth … Continue reading Leadership Shots. Take a Few For Yourself.
of·fense əˈfens/ Annoyance or resentment brought about by a perceived insult to or disregard for oneself or one's standards or principles. If you haven't been offended in life before, I'm just not sure that you are human. There have been moments in my life where I have been offended by people who MEANT to offend … Continue reading Ew. OFFENDED.
Leading and developing other people around you, I believe, is one of the highest mantles to take up. It doesn't matter if you are leading at the top or from the second chair, you have the power to influence people for the better. Great leadership isn't just about yourself, but those around you. HOWEVER, if … Continue reading Intentionally Leading Yourself
How many of you listen to your voicemail and say, "dang, I sound good!?" I think most people who listen to themselves on a recording don't usually like the way they sound. For me, I totally cringe at it! Haha. It's like, please, stop the pain already! "Gina, do you have a cold? Because you … Continue reading Give The Jeggings a Shot: Trying New Things
"Give it to God, girl." It was one of those things I grew up hearing. Now, I was raised knowing about Jesus but needless to say, it took me a bit to get into an authentic relationship with him. As a young girl into my teenage years, my family church-hopped a lot. As you can … Continue reading Drop-Kick Worries
It took me a bit to write this post. Not because I faltered on where I stand but because I was so frustrated and angry about the Charlottesville acts. I couldn't put into words how I really felt and comments made out of knee jerk reactions aren't always helpful. The only one who honestly heard … Continue reading Red, Yellow, Black Or White
This past week was Kids Week at our Commack Campus and it was seriously a blast. As staff members, it's pretty much the one week out of the year we get the green light to run around, let loose, and act a third of our age. It's magical and tiring all at the same time … Continue reading Kids Man, Kids.
We all have seasons where we find ourselves super busy. How can we dwell in God's presence and not lose focus on what really matters? Here's: What To Do When You Realize You Can't Do It All. 🙂
As time goes on, things usually take a beating. Ever buy a new item, that you wanted so badly, and then something happens to it? A scratch, a snag, a pull, a missing piece? UGH. Bummer. I’ve done this to three articles of clothing in the past month! When we use certain items over and … Continue reading People Worn
Listening to Perry Noble in real life is a tad different than listening to him on a podcast! Yesterday I had the privilege to attend a conference with Perry Noble as the main speaker. Here are some leadership one liners I jotted down.