Jose and Mary’s New Adventure in Los Angeles, California!


Los Angeles

In the year 2007 our family lived in Kenya, Africa, and enjoyed a rapidly growing Christian ministry. We booked meetings months in advance and were forced to turn down weekly requests for more. In the midst of this success, the Holy Spirit said that America needed our ministry more than Africa did. We returned to the USA in 2007 with the goal of bringing revival to the church and the love and power of God to America. In 2015, the Holy Spirit said that 2016 would be the start of our part of His great move in our nation. At … Read More

Do You Want To Sell Sugar Water or Change The World?

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Steve Jobs was always connected with great work

Steve Jobs was always connected with great work. He had little tolerance for people who did not strive for excellence. I have been reading and enjoying Ken Segall’s new book, “Think Simple: How Smart Leaders Defeat Complexity.” Ken, worked for Steve and Apple. In the book he gives two accounts of the mind of Steve Jobs at work. “Do you want to sell sugar water for the rest of your life, or do you want to come with me and change the world?” This is what Steve Jobs asked Pepsi executive John Sculley to lure him to Apple. On another … Read More

My Favorite #’S


my favorite hashtags

#Simplicity #Minimalist #uncomplicated #forecasting #prediction #cause and effect #association #causality #tipping points #shifts #trends #idea virus # question the premise #transitional thinking #critical thinking #creative thinking #create the future #mastermind thinking #think different #chaos solver #see the intangible #cataclysmic changes thinking #spot the forming wave #problem solving #deconstruct #influencers #thought leaders #idea creation #influencer marketing #content marketing #compound effect #exponential technology #leverage #elegance #exceptional #world-class excellence # collaboration #empowering #mentor #teamwork #communication #clarity #consult #facilitate #reproducing #mediate #platform #integration #connectivity #network #effective #ROI #FLOW #functionality #focus #startups #disruption #neglected worldviews #creativity #culture #design #execute #legends #knowledge streams #viral #sticky #retention … Read More

My Groundbreaking Tweets Last Week


My groundbreaking tweets last week

How leaders will get disrupted: Today’s leaders must listen, communicate, facilitate others a platform, empower, collaborate,  allow the free expression of ideas and allow his team to run with them, create teamwork, connect and network and spot potential leaders and pour himself into them. It’s no longer his way or the highway.  It’s not longer about being in ultimate control. People will walk away from these kind of leaders.  This is the unspoken need in people’s heart to those who lead them. Very few people are self-encouragers, encourage and look out for your clients. Be there for them “Any intelligent fool … Read More

The World Twenty Years From Now

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The World Twenty Years From Now

There is no easier time to learn than right now. One great way is  by going to twitter search, placing the # and the item you want. Linkedin Pulse gives you information on groundbreaking stories. Also Linkedin just came out with a site that offers you a host of courses.  Slideshare can give to you the next great idea. How do I see the world twenty years from now? I see an interconnectivity of people and their devices in a way that we cannot imagine. Everything that can be disrupted, will. No industry will be safe. Therefore, become the next … Read More

The Chief Uncomplicator in Charge



  Think Simple: How Smart Leaders Defeat Complexity by Ken Segall, is a new book that I am reading. These are some of take aways. If you note, products are becoming simplified. We are heading towards a minimized, integrated, connected, and simplified world. With  tons of products, and  an overabundance of information to distract us, simplification serves as one type of protection. Where good products abound, developing the next great product is not as important as developing the next great idea to utilize the products we already have. Some of the best ideas will be to those who teach others … Read More

Maslow’s Hirerachy of Needs and Leadership, Gone Social


Maslow Hirearchy of Needs

The list below is psychologist Abraham Maslow’s Hierarchy of Human Needs. 1. Physiological: Bodily comforts such as satisfying hunger and thirst. 2. Safety and security: Being protected from danger. 3. Belongingness, Tribalism and Love Needs: Being affiliated with others. 4. Esteem: Achieving, gaining approval, and becoming competent at something. 5. Self-Actualization: Self-fulfillment and reaching your potential. 6. Self-Transcendence: Going beyond your ego and outside yourself to help others achieve fulfillment and become self-actualized. It seems that humanity is stuck at fulfilling need number three and using that need to climb up to, and fulfil need four. The social revolution is … Read More

To Simplify, Talk To Yourself Out Loud!


How To Minimize and Simplify

To Simplify, Talk To Yourself Out Loud! Ask yourself a  question out loud and you will see an answer pop into your mind. I am seeing that the world is on a course to minimize and simplify which will only increase. Any industry which does not minimize and simplify, will be left in the dust by those who do. To be complicated is easy, but to simplify is difficult. IOS 10 on Apple phones allows you to control the functions of your home from your phone. Simplifying and minimizing. My goal is to simplify a church meeting in a minimized … Read More