069: Christmas – What We Can Learn About Servant Leadership – Todd Stocker.com

If you’re a Christian or not, Christmas teaches us all about Servant Leadership. Today we learn from a great model who was the best servant leader ever! On This Episode: Today's Quote:  "You'll do more GOOD if you aim to SERVE more than you aim to PLEASE". - Chris Edmonds Most people recognize Christmas as … Continue reading 069: Christmas – What We Can Learn About Servant Leadership – Todd Stocker.com

Christmas Light Has Come – Todd Stocker.com

I came home late last night (Christmas Eve), exhausted and exhilarated from my work at the church.  Snuggled on the couch, I found it funny to see my wife and two twenty-ish year-old children in fetal positions, waiting for me like 5 years olds waiting for Santa. I saw it in their eyes.  They wanted to … Continue reading Christmas Light Has Come – Todd Stocker.com

023: 5 Tips On Handling Your Family During The Holidays – Todd Stocker.com

For most, the holidays are wonderful times of celebrations with friends and family. But what if your family celebrations are filled with tension? I offer 5 tips on handling those stressful times. On This Podcast: This time of year can be wonderful.  All of the events and celebrations with family should make us happy.  But … Continue reading 023: 5 Tips On Handling Your Family During The Holidays – Todd Stocker.com

How Do You Handle The Busy Flurry? – Todd Stocker.com

How do you handle the busy flurry? There’s a flurry a’comin and I'm not talking snow.  It’s called the Christmas/Holiday season.  The starting line is usually Thanksgiving with a finish the first of the year.  It seems this is the time when expectations trump priorities and chaos takes the controls.  Some of the flurry is … Continue reading How Do You Handle The Busy Flurry? – Todd Stocker.com

The Divine Demotion

Have you ever been demoted?  It’s humiliating.  It’s depressing.  It chides at our fragile egos and causes questions of worth.  Normally, a demotion streamlines a department at your expense and you have little or no control over the decision.   But think of Christmas.  Think of the baby so many worship this season.  In his … Continue reading The Divine Demotion