Too much of a good thing had quickly turned into a bad thing.
He begins by telling the story of a former client of the million-dollar company who said, “If you could get all the people in an organization rowing in the same direction, you could dominate any industry, in any market, against any competition, at any time.”
This past weekend some 90 people from the cross the diocese gathered at Terra Sancta for a “Making Disciple Seminar” sponsored by the parish of Our Lady of the Black Hills in Piedmont and Catherine of Siena Institute out of Colorado Springs, Colorado.
This past week I have been reading a number of articles on hospitality and I came across these two definitions by Father Robert Rivers, CSP, in his book from Maintenance to Mission: Evangelization and the Revitalizing of the Parish.
The last month or so I have been reading two books in preparation for Pastoral Ministry Days. As some of you know, the theme was “I was a Stranger…Welcoming the Stranger through Hospitality.”