Are you traveling without a Compass?

By Gary Tenpenny
Leadership and Life Coach

Who do you call when you have a problem? One thing can be said about David, he always had good people around him. Throughout his leadership, David never had to look far for an outstanding ally to call upon. David could be neglectful with his own children. But in times of crisis, he invariably turned to trustworthy associates who could get the job done.

Tags:  Crisis, Coaching, Wisdom, Personal Development, Leadership Development

Leaving A Legacy - Is what you're building today in preparation for tomorrow?

By Gary Tenpenny
Leadership and Life Coach

“Amen!” Benaiah son of Jehoiada replied. “May the Lord, the God of my lord the king, decree that it happen. And may the Lord be with Solomon as he has been with you, my lord the king, and may he make Solomon’s reign even greater than yours!” 1Kings 1:36-37

The power of a godly legacy is that a generation builds on the one that preceded it.

Tags:  Legacy, Building, Foundation

Are you Building on Solid Rock or Sinking Sand?

By Gary Tenpenny
Leadership and Life Coach

And the king commanded them to quarry large stones, costly stones, and hewn stones, to lay the foundation of the temple. 1 Kings 5:18

Anyone who has constructed a building knows how crucial the foundation is. If the base of the building is not straight and solid, the entire structure is in jeopardy. It matters not what elaborate furnishings and decorative work is done on the top floors of a structure if the foundation is flawed.

Tags:  Foundation, Personal Development, Leadership Development, Coaching

By Perseverance even the Snail reached the Ark... What's your Outlook?

By Gary Tenpenny
Leadership and Life Coach

1 Kings 6:14 - So Solomon built the temple and finished it...

God has short term as well as long-term projects for you to undertake. At times the short-term efforts can be easily embraced and dispatched without too much difficulty. A frenetic burst of energy and determination, and we are finished.

Tags:  Personal Development, Leadership Development, Coaching