Monday Start (Resources for the Week)


World’s 10 best cities for coffee.  Some I guessed.  Some I would have never guessed!


My friend Allan Stanglin (Amarillo, Tx.) has written a nice post in which he describes his gratitude for the congregation in Dallas where both of us find our roots.


Scot McKnight comments on a number of new books which are worth noting.

Time and Productivity

This is a good piece regarding how to stop procrastinating.  Offers some practical suggestions.

Spiritual Formation

See this fine post by Scot McKnight entitled Spiritual Formation Movement – a Challenge.  In the post, he interacts with Andy Stanley’s new book, Deep and Wide.


If you lead meetings, do everyone around you a favor and listen to this podcast by Michael Hyatt.  I learned several good practices here.

Longest Return (See this video!)

“Mission (Texas) Sharyland High special teams ace Sean Landez returned a Mission (Texas) Edinburg North High field goal 109.9 yards for a touchdown during Sharyland’s 48-7 rout of Edinburg North.” (Yahoo Sports).  See the complete article here.