We can be the generation that no longer accepts that an accident of latitude determines whether a child lives or dies—but will we be that generation? Will we in the West realize our potential or will we sleep in the comfort of our affluence with apathy and indifference murmuring softly in our ears?”
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The is by far and away the best book I have ever read on visual design. … If leaders would just read this book, we would double the effectiveness of most organizational meetings. a
This is the book that first taught me that when it comes to presentations, less is more. … Then you should buy a copy for each of your employees or staff members.
This video below is about a new ministry within the Orthodox Church in North America (of which I am a part) to serve the poorest of the poor. Even if you are not Orthodox, I think you will be blessed by the incarnational theology that undergirds this important ministry.
It is not our fault that people are poor, but it is our responsibility to do something about it” — Richard Stearns The Hole in Our Gospel
You will not find this kind of practical, state-of-the-art advice any where else. I savor every podcast and shamelessly steal his best ideas for implementation in my company.
Ideas quick-march into motion like battalions of a grand army to its legendary fighting ground, and the battle rages. Memories charge in, bright flags on high; the cavalry of metaphor deploys with a magnificent gallop; the artillery of logic rushes up with clattering wagons and cartridges; on imagination’s orders, sharpshooters sight and fire; forms and shapes and characters rear up; the paper is spread with ink—for the nightly labor begins and ends with torrents of this black water, as a battle opens and concludes with black powder.”
I decided to start posting smaller snippets about the resources I use. Think of these as treasures from my personal treasure chest.
This is one of my all-time favorite books. … It will help you see poverty—and the opportunity to do something about it—in a whole new light.
Don’t fail to do something just because you can’t do everything.
…Founder of World Vision