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The Just Judge


The Just Judge For we know him who said, “Vengeance is mine; I will repay.” And again, “The Lord will judge his people.”—Hebrews 10:30 Man’s heart is vengeful. We imagine […] READ MORE



Age Men Are First Exposed to Pornography


Thinking back, at what age do you remember seeing your first pornographic image or video, or have you never seen pornography? RESULTS FOR MEN Before 16 years of age, 78% […] READ MORE

Video | Are You Stuck In The Same Sin?


If you are stuck in the same sin, be obedient in a new way! Take a bigger step! Be a little more dramatic. Hear out Kenny Luck with this next […] READ MORE

On Influencing & Leading Your Boss


This is a great short video on “Leading Your Boss.” It is based on a more comprehensive article John Kotter wrote long ago for Harvard Business Review entitled “Managing Your Boss.” Kotter […] READ MORE

Heart Burn a daily devotional by Vince Miller

On The Mortification of Sin


One of the greatest books ever written is John Owen’s essay on the Mortification of Sin in the Believer. Here is link to full copy rewritten by Justin Taylor. Enjoy […] READ MORE

A Little Laugh About Anxiety


I love this short video clip with Bob Newhart. It is an excellent reminder of what Jesus says in Matthew 6 about “anxiety” and “worry.” 25 “Therefore I tell you, do not […] READ MORE

Evil & Suffering


Wrestling with the problem of evil is such an important struggle. As much as I know the reasons for evil, why it exists, why it happens to me, why it […] READ MORE

On The Bible | Discipleship Quote #46


The Scriptures are a gold mine of life and wisdom. But acquiring this gold requires labor and effort. We must look and look and look again until we see what’s […] READ MORE

Reason and Faith


This week our cohort discussed the story in Genesis 22, when God asked Abraham to sacrifice his son. This is such a great story of faith on Abraham’s part. The […] READ MORE

Six Paths of Blue Ocean


Here are the 6 paths to discovering that blue ocean in strategy you might be looking to develop. Alternative industries Strategic groups Buyer groups Complementary product and service offerings Functional-emotional […] READ MORE

Deaf Men a Mens Daily Devotional by Vince Miller

On Action | Leadership Quote #32


“Silence in the face of evil is itself evil: God will not hold us guiltless. Not to speak is to speak. Not to act is to act.” ― Dietrich Bonhoeffer


Perception And Leadership Flaws


Perception is everything, in fact it is reality for the people who perceive the leader through this lens. Some leaders will deny or dismiss someone else’s perception of this reality due to […] READ MORE

Spiritual Conversation Style


The Most Powerful Message You Will Ever Hear


Now I know that title may be bold, but when you hear this I promise it will wreck you at about 16-17 minutes. When you have this amount of time […] READ MORE

What Happened To Customer Service?


Customer service is perhaps one of the greatest opportunities moments that businesses have. Simple techniques go a long way for people. And customer tolerance is a serious challenge for some. Accenture published and […] READ MORE

On Calling | Discipleship Quote #5


“When Christ calls a man, he bids him come and die.” ― Dietrich Bonhoeffer, The Cost of Discipleship


On Fatherhood | A Ben Utecht Testimony


There are some great leadership lessons here. A close friend of mine, Rick Barron produced this video and it has multiple great messages. Enjoy.


On Hope | Leadership Quote #84


“A leader is a dealer in hope.” — Napoleon Bonaparte


Response To Lance Armstrong


Here is my response to an article recently published by ESQUIRE, entitled LANCE ARMSTRONG IN PURGATORY: THE AFTER-LIFE. This article had some moments that I thought would be great teachable moments for men […] READ MORE

On Marriage


5 minutes on marriage that you will never forget. Piper, Carson, and Keller on the Covenant of Love.


Can We Measure Awareness?


The following is a strategy game written by Colonel John Boyd, from his 1987 edition.  This game used in a military presentation on maneuverability actually adapted the F-17 in the now […] READ MORE

Increase Customer Experience


Businesses that make customer experience a strategic priority sometimes struggle to carry out major long-lasting improvements. This is because they fail to connect behind-the-scenes activities to customer interactions. These firms need a […] READ MORE

Three Great Interview Questions


Over the years I have interviewed, hired, and transitioned hundreds of employees. The following three questions I have received from a candidate are perhaps the most insightful and powerful. Each […] READ MORE

The Four Stages of Leadership Contribution – Where Do You Stand?


The Four Stages™ of Contribution Model developed years ago by Gene Dalton and Paul Thompson. This model identifies the stages in which leaders participate and develop and describes what high performance is in each stage—Contributing Dependently, Contributing […] READ MORE

On Endurance | Leadership Quote #14


British Antarctic explorer Sir Ernest Shackleton (1874-1922) placed this advertisement in London newspapers in 1900 in preparation for the National Antarctic Expedition (which subsequently failed to reach the South Pole). […] READ MORE

Phil Mickelson Tiger Woods 9 Million Payoff a daily devotional by Vince Miller

Character Matters in Leadership


Rick Reilly  wrote an excellent little rant entitled, Tiger’s Ad Way Out Of Bounds.  This short article is a great reminder on two items as they relate to leadership: Character matters, […] READ MORE

Fear In The Face Of Faith


I recently challenged my a group of RESOLUTE men to discover the tension between fear and faith. They came to understand that fear and faith must coexist and that reverent fear (Proverbs 1:7) […] READ MORE

Preventing Leader Derailment


Senior leaders are known for their drive, unfortunately this drive also comes at a price that can potentially damage their careers and their relationships. The question we all have is this: […] READ MORE

Building New Habits


In Charles Duhigg’s recent book, The Power of Habit: Why We Do What We Do In Life And Business he gives amazing guidance into how people change and form new habits.  I […] READ MORE

Designing Your Leadership


I assume there are few people who set a goal of being “average.” Then there are those who are above average and have accomplished amazing results. These people are those who have a strong understanding […] READ MORE

On Obedience | Leadership Quote #51


He who has never learned to obey cannot be a good commander. — Aristotle Obedience is the ultimate test of a great man who has the greatest leadership potential. Strict and […] READ MORE

Intrinsic Motivation


As Dan Pink suggests here we all know that intrinsic motivation is far more beneficial than extrinsic motivation.  This short and simple presentation lays out foundation for how this works […] READ MORE

On Problems | Leadership Quote #45


Leadership is solving problems. The day soldiers stop bringing you their problems is the day you have stopped leading them. They have either lost confidence that you can help or […] READ MORE

Tell Me Why!


This video has well over 10 million hits and is totally worth 18 minutes of you time.  Let his words sink in as a leader because this principle is something leaders come […] READ MORE

What If The 80:20 Percent Rule Was Wrong


The Pareto Principle, named after an Italian economist Vilfredo Pareto, originated the 80:20 concept out of an application he applied to the distribution of wealth (20% of the people owned 80% of the […] READ MORE

A Giant Discipleship Quote


As I visited a missionary friend who was working hard to revive dying churches, I asked him about his plans for discipleship. “Just get people in the church door,” he […] READ MORE

Pursuing Passion


Unfortunately, in seasons, we all feel the occupational trap. Often we pursue work that defines us more than pursuing the passions of our heart that should impact the world.  If this is […] READ MORE

The 7-S Framework


The 7-S Framework developed by McKinsey Company in collaboration with Robert Waterman & Tom Peters is a fantastic model of understanding and monitoring internal change inside of any organization. They suggest that for […] READ MORE

The 3-C Business Model and God’s Model


In a classic business book, The Mind Of The Strategist: The Art of Japanese Business, Kenichi Ohame presents the famous 3-C business model. The 3-C’s are arranged as follows around 3 main players: THE […] READ MORE

Hero Mothers


Today is Mother’s Day. A day set aside to recognize and celebrate the endless sacrifices of our moms. Here are a few motherly reflections from God’s Word that might help […] READ MORE

The Starting Line a daily devotional by Vince Miller at Resolute Mens Bible Studies

Starting Something New? Here Is A Guide


At some point we all venture into new opportunities. As a leader, this moment comes often whether it be a new strategic program, a new product, a new structure, a […] READ MORE

The Fate of the 12 Disciples


Are you looking to become a disciple? Better read this first, so you know what you are signing up for! The following is taken from John Foxe’s, Book of Martyrs. […] READ MORE

My Favorite Books From The Last Six Months


People ask me all the time what I am reading, mostly because I am a voracious reader. So for those of you out there who care to know, here is a short […] READ MORE

Leadership Validation


I have this little button on my desk that says “Emergency Affirmation” on it.  When you push it there is a short magical tone and then a strong voice says, “You are […] READ MORE

Four Leadership Regrets of My 20’s


Here are 4 things I wish I would have done more of as a leader when I was in my early 20’s. Taken More Measurable Risks. As you get older you take on […] READ MORE

A Serious Foundation – Burj Khalifa


Homes and buildings can be exquisite works of art. We are usually enamored by an extraordinary home built by a great home builder like a Frank Lloyd Wright whose artistic beauty […] READ MORE

Quote Of The Day – Michael Spencer


“Jesus-shaped spirituality hears Jesus say “believe and repent,” but the call that resonates most closely in the heart of a disciple is “follow me.” The command to follow requires that […] READ MORE

Quote Of The Day – Oswald Chambers


“The ‘show business,’ which is so incorporated into our view of Christian work today, has caused us to drift far from our Lord’s conception of discipleship. It is instilled in […] READ MORE

Problem Solving For Leaders


Problems, difficulties, and unexpected challenges are often hard lessons for young leaders. Problems are not our enemy but a leader’s best friend. Problems generate opportunity for leaders to lead, because leaders love finding solutions to all […] READ MORE

7 Proofs Of The Resurrection


People have for years debated the resurrection of Jesus, and the same proofs are offered every time. Following are 7 strong proofs of the bodily resurrection of Jesus Christ. #1: […] READ MORE

Leadership Title vs. Leadership Influence


There is an ongoing tension we face in leadership cultures between the paradox that exists between two structures. One structure is formal (the real organizational chart) and one informal (the people of […] READ MORE

The Anatomical And Physiological Details Of Death By Crucifixion


The Anatomical & Physiological Details Of Death By Crucifixion This article contains everything you would ever want to know about death on the Cross as relates to Jesus Christ. Crucifixion […] READ MORE

Maundy Thursday


Today is often called Maundy Thursday. But what does this strange title actually mean? Maundy is a Latin transliteration for the word “commandment,” thus the title “Commandment (Maundy) Thursday.” This […] READ MORE

Palm Sunday


Palm Sunday, today, is exactly 5 days before the death of Jesus Christ. This event is found in all four gospels in the Bible (Matthew 21, Mark 11, Luke 19, […] READ MORE

Motive a ManTalk Podcast by Vince Miller Mens Bible Studies

Motivating People Around Us


A must listen. Another powerful Dan Pink video that will really get you thinking about how to motivate people.


Why Should We Forgive?


When someone orders us to do something, or imposes an obligation, it is natural for us to ask two questions. The first question is, “Why should I?” and the second […] READ MORE

Small Group Training


Here is some work we recently did, with small group leaders. Simple leadership training around a table with key volunteers. We narrowed the concept of small group leadership to one […] READ MORE

You Can’t Mass Produce Disciples


Discipleship. Discipleshift. Disciple-Making Disciples. It’s all the rage right now to talk about discipleship and we must. The current state of the declining church is the fruit of our lack […] READ MORE

Awareness Intelligence: Leadership Without Food In Your Teeth


Awareness Intelligence (A.I.), as we have defined it here, informs both personal leadership and organizational leadership.  Strong A.I. in organization leadership can be transferrable to personal leadership as illustrated with […] READ MORE

Lead With Emotion


Sometimes we underestimate the power of emotion and how it influences people.  This could be a well used frustration that leads to a cool stern tone that motivates a change […] READ MORE

Situational Leadership


As we are leading teams and volunteers each of us are going to face challenges moments with our people.  The key for us in these moments is to guide our “thought […] READ MORE

Awareness Intelligence Cycle


The following is a technique I use with men in groups (Awareness Intelligence Cycle) that helps them improve as disciples and leaders. This is self-imposed activity is used for developing […] READ MORE

Components of Great Culture


The benefits of a strong corporate culture are tremendous. With great culture come by-products like momentum, development, and increased shareholder value. But what makes a culture amazing regardless of size? Even […] READ MORE

Discipleship Is Everything


This is one of the boldest messages I have ever preached. I had deep concern that this would lead to not being invited back as a guest speaker. This message […] READ MORE

The Case For Leadership Awareness Intelligence


I stumbled on the idea of Leadership Awareness Intelligence (A.I.) about 8 years ago while sitting at a local café. Sitting there for over an hour waiting for my next appointment […] READ MORE

A Story of Obedience


Here is story my good friend Mark Tripplet shared with me yesterday. I thought is was a compelling story of obedience describing the calling to obedience required in our relationship […] READ MORE

OODA Loop & Leadership Response


Boyd’s key concept was that of the decision cycle or OODA Loop. This is a process by which an entity (either an individual or an organization) reacts to an event. […] READ MORE

How To Build Lasting Vision


One of the chief tools of great entrepreneurs and leaders is vision. This tool is a weapon for leading people, influencing decision-making, dealing with issues, overcoming obstacles and so much more. Here […] READ MORE

Deep Integrity a blog by Vince Miller of Resolute

Deep Discipleship: The Critical Need In Leadership


The most important need in ministry today is not for more entertainment but for DEEP DISCIPLESHIP that is based in truth that comes from the life of Jesus Christ. We […] READ MORE

Top 5 Reasons Leaders Don’t Go To The Next Level


Here are a few reasons leaders  do not go to the next level. You may have one or two you might like to add as well, but these stand out […] READ MORE

Corporate to Store Sandbox: Generating Leadership Clarity


This has been a concept I have worked on for about 9 months. After some practice with stores and corporate offices, I have found a few people who love the […] READ MORE