We will be dropping the theme of this year’s #AFMNSummit2020 at the end of the week. It’s going to be epic! The waiting is almost over… via GIPHY Get your tickets here
The AFMN Summit 2020 is here!!! I’ve been waiting for this day to arrive for almost a whole year! Last year at the summit we agreed to appoint a board and officially make the Artisan Fiber Mill Network a nonprofit organization and form a charter. And this summer at the summit they are going to … Continue reading AFMN Summit 2020 Ticket Sales Launch Today!
I first read this quote that Peter Drucker wrote back in 2000 in the book Essentialism by McKeown… “In a few hundred years, when the history of our time will be written from a long-term perspective, it is likely that the most important event historians will see is not technology, not the Internet, not e-commerce. … Continue reading Peter Drucker’s foresight…
This question that I’ve been asking as of late regarding the “husbandry of God” isn’t apparently a new question 🙂 Which I knew it wasn’t but it’s nice to see others putting their voice to the question.
There is a great tug of war going on between the industry of man vs. the husbandry of God. In a recent post, called scarcity vs. flourishing, I referred to it as “industrial vs out-of-the-dust-real”. This narrative is imperative to understand if we want to have a proper relationship between God, creation, and man. Engaging … Continue reading A call to engage the Husbandry of God…
In this post, I will be drilling down into what is at the core of being an apprentice of the Master Craftsman. I have always tried to write in the dirt of the earth while breathing the fresh air of heaven. My chief desire is as the Lord taught us to pray. “Your kingdom come, … Continue reading An Apprentice of the Master Craftsman
Our understanding of life’s narrative and viewing it from a vantage point of scarcity vs. flourishing has far-reaching implications. Our vantage point is very telling, but also self-fulfilling, which I believe we have witnessed throughout history. These implications continue today – as if we haven’t deeply learned history’s lessons. In many ways, this view of … Continue reading Scarcity vs. Flourishing…
The advent of Industry 4.0 If you’ve been paying attention to the current developments of Industry 4.0, you’re aware that it is seeking to capitalize on the assets of the information age in the hopes of making all things smart. It’s no longer just about your phones, but your homes, cars, cities, and farms. But … Continue reading The Gospel of the Industrial Age – Industry 4.0
If you’re wanting to up your game when it comes to running your manufacturing company and making a good profit doing it “The Goal” is the Holy Grail. Maybe you don’t consider yourself much of a reader and this book is 362 pages. You can find the book on audible. But regardless, I would suggest … Continue reading The Goal
Utilize the fire that refines… It is to the praise of the craftsman’s glory, that his works are subjected to refining fires. The craftsman knows what is latent within and seeks to purify and refine – until its beauty is plainly seen by all. His workmanship is destined to be refined and purified, that its … Continue reading Praise in the refiner’s fire… the craftsman’s glory!