Shannon Farris

Navigating Through the Fog

By Shannon Farris / June 11, 2020 / 0 Comments

Have you ever driven through really dense fog? It can be quite unnerving. You can only see a few yards, maybe even feet, in front of you. What is interesting about fog is that it may not seem threatening, like driving through a really bad storm, but it’s stillness, eeriness, and the darkness that comes […]

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The Balancing Act

By Shannon Farris / December 12, 2019 / 0 Comments

Have you ever been to the circus? If not, have you seen the performers who ride on unicycles while balancing multiple plates. It’s quite an impressive and amazing sight. Although I cannot relate to having the same skill as that performer, it’s about this time of year when I feel as if I am that […]

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Ministry in the Workplace: Faith Doesn’t Stop At The Door

By Shannon Farris / October 2, 2019 / 1 Comment

If tomorrow you were to tell one of your co-workers or employees that you were a Christian, how would they respond? Would they be surprised? Confused? Shocked? I think this is a good question to ask ourselves. Our faith isn’t just supposed to stay between the pews on Sunday Mornings. It is important that our […]

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Employee Morale: Do You Have a Pulse On It?

By Shannon Farris / August 28, 2019 / 0 Comments

I recently had a conversation with a good friend of mine who works a very demanding job in the corporate world in Houston. As we were discussing her work, she told me with much relief that she has a new boss and is surprised that he is actually nice to her. A little taken aback […]

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Confrontation: Stop Avoiding It!

By Shannon Farris / May 24, 2019 / 0 Comments

Last week I went on vacation to the beach with my husband and another couple, who are one of our best friends. Overall, we had a great time; we had perfect weather and it was a great few days of some much needed rest and relaxation, with only one minor incident that left me a […]

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The Power of Intentionality

By Shannon Farris / April 10, 2019 / 0 Comments

Last year I decided to start having a “word of the year” in my life. The word I choose is something I want to specifically work on and focus on areas in my life that I can challenge myself and grow in. Last year I chose the word discipline. So, among a few other things […]

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Leading with Humility

By Shannon Farris / February 28, 2019 / 1 Comment

How as Christian leaders can you avoid the pitfalls of pride? Not only do the opposite, but be the opposite. Lead with humility…

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“The List” and How to Avoid it

By Shannon Farris / November 29, 2018 / 0 Comments

  Do you know people who have “a list”? This list may be one stored away in the back of their minds or for those who are more serious about their experiences, it’s written down. This list contains the places that they will never step foot in again. You may even be thinking of a […]

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