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The Purpose-Deficit Church

The Purpose-Deficit Church

In his self-help book ‘Fishing For Happiness‘, Joe Simonds quotes Ryan Deiss, founder of Digital Marketer: “Companies don’t fail to grow because of websites, locations, people, equipment, stock prices, or any other excuse that dying companies try to blame for their tough times or bad luck. “Instead, companies fail to grow when they lose sight of their mission and purpose in the world. They begin to die when they forget about why they were started in the first place. They…

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Music For Good Friday

Music For Good Friday

This may not be the most ‘misfit’ of posts, but it’s hard to mark Good Friday without singing Isaac Watts‘ ‘When I Survey The Wondrous Cross‘. It is like a powerful, concise sermon set to music. For most of my life, the standard tune has been ‘Rockingham’, but I have come to prefer ‘O Waly Waly’, which is now listed as an alternative tune in some books. Why? When my sister and I were growing up, our Dad was under…

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