Here’s a Few Quotes From Some of My Mentors
“In God’s economy, TO FAIL AT HOME IS TO HAVE FAILED. PERIOD! And no amount of “stuff,” “status,” or “stardom” can make up with it.” – Stu Weber is senior Pastor of Good Shepherd Community Church near Gresham, Oregon, and is the author of bestsellers Tender Warrior, Locking Arms, and The Four Pillars of a Man’s Heart. he is a frequent speaker at marriage and family conferences across the country. Stu won three bronze stars as a Green Beret in Vietnam. He and his wife, Linda, and their three sons live in the Portland area.
“To succeed at work but to fail at home is to fail completely.” - Patrick Morley understands men. A noted author, business leader, and speaker, he has touched men’s lives all over the world. He is the best-selling author of The Man in the Mirror and other books for men. He presently serves as president of Man in the Mirror, a nonprofit organization that helps men find purpose and meaning in life. He lives in Orlando, Florida with wife Patsy and has one daughter and a son.
“The Law of Legacy = A leader’s lasting value is measured by succession. Or success with out a successor is failure” - John C. Maxwell, America’s expert on leadership, is founder of The INJOY Group, organizations dedicated to helping people maximize their potential. Each year he speaks in person to more than 250,000 people and influences the lives of more than one million though seminars, books and tapes. He is the author of more than twenty books, including Developing the Leader Within You, which sold over 400,000 copies, Developing the Leaders Around You, Becoming a Person of Influence, The Success Journey, The 21 Irrefutable Laws of Leadership, The 21 Indispensable Qualities of a Leader, and The Maxwell Leadership Bible: Lessons in Leadership from the Word of God. Dr. Maxwell currently resides in Florida.
“View family as a blessing, not a responsibility.” - Todd Hopkins & Ray Hilbert.
Todd Hopkins is the founder and CEO of Office Pride Commercial Cleaning Services, a multimillion-dollar janitorial franchising company. Todd is one of the most sought-after speakers in the building service contracting industry and is very involved with Building Service Contractors Association International, the industry’s top association, and has served on its board of directors.
Ray Hilbert is co-founder and CEO of Truth@Work, a not-for-profit organization that specializes in developing products, programs, and services that help Christian business owners and marketplace Leaders integrate their faith into their daily work. Prior to establishing Truth@Work, Ray was a regional director for Promise Keepers.
“Whenever we fail to do GOOD to others, is exactly how we fail to do GOOD TO JESUS. Are you convinced that Jesus is happy with the way you treat your family, your neighbors, your enemies?” – L. Ray Smith is the vessel God uses to teach me the truth of God’s word by way of the Holy Spirit. Founder of the website www.Bible-truths.com, Ray is greatly persecuted and criticized by scholars all over the world from Dr. D James Kennedy (founder of Evangelism Explosion), Pastor John Hagee, Benny Hinn, etc. And he is also one of the extremely rare men that God has placed on this earth who is teaching God’s Word truthfully the way God would have him to teach it, in sincerity and truth.
“Don’t be like me. Be better than me.” - Billy Johnson the reunited biological father of Ricardo Butler who left him at age 2 and met again at age 22. Who after his brother (my uncle) was murdered 2006 in Orlando’s Richmond Heights community, became the voice and the one who reunited the Johnson and Price family which was divided over petty beefs between each other. And is now married and home from doing 5 years in the Florida State Correctional System.
“You therefore, my son, be strong in the grace that is in Christ Jesus. And the things that you hast heard of me among many witnesses, the same commit you to faithful men, who shall be able to teach others also. You therefore endure hardness, as a good soldier of Jesus Christ. No man that wars entangles himself with the affairs of this life; that he may please Him who has chosen him to be a soldier.” – The Apostle Paul. (Need I say more?)
“All power is given unto Me in heaven and in earth. Go you therefore, and teach and make disciples of all nations, teaching them to observe all things whatever I have commanded you: and, look, I am with you always, even unto the end of the age. Amen.” - CHRIST JESUS THE KING OF KINGS AND THE LORD OF LORDS!
“Be strong and of a good courage: for unto this people shall you divide for an inheritance the land, which I sware unto their fathers to give them. Only be you strong and very courageous, that you may observe to do according to all the law, which Moses My servant commanded you: turn not from it to the right hand or to the left, that you mayest prosper wherever you go. This book of the law shall not depart out of your mouth; but you shall meditate therein day and night, that you mayest observe to do according to all that is written in it: for then you shall make thy way prosperous, and then you shall have good success.” - God the Father
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