The enduring bastion of good business

Hope. Peace. Love. Joy. These are what you will find at the core of good business. These are things that are handcrafted by the Lord in the hearts of those who have delighted themselves in Him! Psalm 37 stands firm as the enduring bastion of those on the front lines of good business. They are … Continue reading The enduring bastion of good business

The coming storm of business…

This post was originally written on Facebook back in December 2009… When it comes to the coming storm of business, what is the condition of the household you have built? Does it weather the storm? These are “Joshua moments” in our world – “as for me and my house, we will serve the Lord”! Throughout … Continue reading The coming storm of business…

When the end is near…

Times like these tend to challenge our worldview… Henry David Thoreau once said, “It’s not what you look at, it’s what you see”. When the end is near, which now feels closer than our skin, it forces us to look at things anew. Our worldview focuses our eyes and our ears acutely. In this post, … Continue reading When the end is near…

A call to engage the Husbandry of God…

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…

Scarcity vs. Flourishing…

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…

We are master crafted…

This post shares more of the story of how are family got inspired to start The Master Crafted.  Like any good story it has two parts: there we were… and all of the sudden… There we were… Our family business had outgrown the building we had purchased in 2005 and the demand for our services … Continue reading We are master crafted…