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Things Dad Never Told Me – #35

courtesy:goodfreephotos.com   1. Stuart Briscoe’s  boss asked him to do something that would steal money from bank customers: Briscoe replied: “If I steal for you, what makes you think that I would not steal from you?” His boss relented, realizing … Continue reading

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5 Things Dads Tell Youngsters – #34

    1. Contracts, negotiations and business partnerships are a mine field. Get outside advice. If it is a good idea, experienced people should agree with you. Better to invest in a few hundred dollars of legal advice than risk … Continue reading

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6 Things Dad Never Told Me – #33

   1. All long term problems are top management problems – business world saying. 2. When screening job applicants or new acquaintainences one’s pattern of habits, track record is a far better indicator of future behavior than what they say. … Continue reading

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5 Things Dad Never Told Me – Part 26

  1. As a tree is totally dependent on its roots so the Christian is dependant on clinging to Jesus daily through Bible reading and talking to the Lord. (Jn 15.4-5). This is not optional. Making a good appearance is … Continue reading

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Things Dad Never Told Me – #27

courtesy: goodfreephotos.com Pride costs us a lot of disposable income, big bucks! If my car is dependable, economical and safe, what more do I need? Spending any more for transportation is pride. The same goes for clothing, housing, entertainment and … Continue reading

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5 Things Dad Never Told Me – Part 25

  1. Never  assume that any one is so pure that he does not need to be accountable to other human beings. I refer to accountants, CPAs, church bookkeepers, managers, estate attorneys, pastors, deacons, tip-top employees and presidents. People don’t … Continue reading

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6 Things Dad Never Told Me – # 32

        1. People don’t do what you expect but what you inspect. Don’t be hesitant to ask frank questions when “inspecting your cattle.” 2.   Show your appreciation for endless meals cooked, clothes washed, taxi service, etc, … Continue reading

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5 Things Dad Never Told Me – #31

1.  I prefer to let workmen totally complete a job before paying the full amount. Much bargaining power is lost if paying upfront or prematurely. Even with good workers something can be overlooked. Don’t assume, inspect. 2. Is he marriage material?: … Continue reading

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6 Things Dad Didn’t Tell Me -#30

courtesy: goodfreephotos.com 1.  Seat belts are not a friend of fresh, crisp looking, sport coats and suits. 2.  In a  sticky situation and unwilling to seek out godly advice?  Warning buzzers should be tripping. In tight spots especially, we need a clutch, … Continue reading

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5 Things Dad Never Told Me – Part 29

    1. Godly character has no need for fleshly, drunken bachelor parties.  2. You  won’t find wisdom in the halls of intellectualism.  – Chuck Swindoll’s friend. 3. Male-Female Attractions: Just because you have a favorite pizza restaurant does not mean you can … Continue reading

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