Toward the Goal Ministries
I press on toward the goal
To serve and empower by intentionally investing in the lives of people through coaching, mentoring and servant leadership training.
Forgetting what is behind and straining toward what is ahead, I press on toward the goal to win the prize for which God has called me heavenward in Christ Jesus.
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October 2019 Book Recommendations
October 7, 2019
Mindset: How We Can Learn to Fulfill Our Potential - Dr. Carol Dweck Dr. Carol Dweck shares the difference between a fixed and growth mindset and the importance of choosing which we will...
Finding a Friend in Failure
September 23, 2019
There once was a man who, once a week, posed the same question to his children across the dinner table: “How have you failed this week?” he would ask. When his kids struggled to come up with
A Mentoring Mindset
September 9, 2019
I heard the story of someone who rolled up to the coffee shop drive-thru window only to discover their coffee had been paid for by the generous person who had been in line in front of them. ...
Building Trust and Relationships
August 26, 2019
Trust is defined as “assured reliance on the character, ability, strength, or truth of someone or something.” It’s been said that “We don’t attract what we wish, we attract what we are.”
Back to School
August 16, 2019
It’s that time of year again: We buy all the school supplies and clothes, lunchboxes, and pencil cases. There is an excitement in the air as young children count down the days to be back in
We Need Each Other: Lessons from the Patience Principle
August 5, 2019
The Patience Principle - The journey with others is slower than the journey alone. I experienced the reality of this principle recently when I was traveling abroad with my husband, my pa
Recommendations from the TTG Book Shelf this Month:
July 17, 2019
In order for us to grow and give to others, we need to stay intentional about pouring into ourselves. We also know that takes time and intentionality, so we thought we would pass along sever...
The Five Actions of Great Leaders
July 5, 2019
Developing leadership potential can seem like a daunting challenge. In his book, The Five Temptations of a CEO, Patrick Lencioni simplifies the art of leadership by describing five active ch...
June 24, 2019
Three friends went on a canoe trip. It was a beautiful summer day and the river height was perfect. The ripples of the water and the current slapping the banks was soothing and added to the