This series will help us recognize and avoid certain landmines so that we can successfully navigate our way through the relationships of marriage, family, and friends.
It’s a practical guide to recognizing and avoiding anything that can blow up any relationship at any time.
There’s been a lot of talk lately about CEO salary caps. I certainly understand the sentiment. It’s hard to believe that someone can receive compensation in the millions of dollars while apparently underperforming.
But as I look at scripture, I’m concerned that we might be missing a bigger issue. Let’s recognize a few things:
1. We’re all rich. If you’re reading this on a computer you have free access to, you’re in the top 5% of the wealthiest people in the world. Have a car? Live indoors? With running water? You get the point. You and I getting upset with the “richer” people must seem pretty silly to the family living on $4/day.
2. The pay system on this planet is messed up. Sure, some CEOs make a ridiculous amount of money. But so do some entertainers and athletes. If we put our money where our mouth is, it’d be teachers, stay-at-home moms, and caregivers that were the highest paid. So, determining a “fair” salary is kind of like chasing a rainbow.… Read the restPosted February 16, 2010