URGENT: You Can Help Hurricane Florence Victims, Here's How...

Crosswalk.com aims to offer the most compelling biblically-based content to Christians on their walk with Jesus. Crosswalk.com is your online destination for all areas of Christian Living – faith, family, fun, and community. Each category is further divided into areas important to you and your Christian faith including Bible study, daily devotions, marriage, parenting, movie reviews, music, news, and more.

Intersection of Life and Faith

<< Integrity Moments with Rick Boxx

Integrity Moments - Feb. 23, 2012

  • 2012 Feb 23



Gaining Favor
By: Rick Boxx
February 23, 2012

When I was a young loan officer at a branch bank, I was required to work on Saturdays once a month. On one of those scheduled Saturday’s something more exciting came up so I never made it to work that day.

My branch manager was an easy going guy so I arrogantly thought I could get by with my insubordination. The following Monday he grilled me about not being there and made my disobedience a painful experience. I suddenly gained a new found admiration for a boss willing to hold me accountable.

Proverbs 28:23 teaches, “Whoever rebukes a person will in the end gain favor rather than one who has a flattering tongue.”

Don’t be afraid to hold your staff accountable when it’s deserved, you may actually gain their favor.

Dave Ramsey’s EntreLeadership

Whether you’re sitting at the CEO’s desk, the middle manager’s cubicle, or a card table in your living-room-based startup, EntreLeadership provides the practical, step-by-step guidance to grow your business where you want it to go. Purchase EntreLeadership here

“How well are you modeling Faith, Integrity, Relationships, and Excellence in your work? Find out by taking Integrity Resource Center’s free FIRE Assessment!”


Contact Rick Boxx at www.integritymoments.org, and to learn more about Integrity Resource Center go to integrityresource.org.


Follow Crosswalk.com