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Oct 08 2009

The Royal Law of Love

Posted by Dale @ 4:31 pm in Sermon

By Dale Manry

James 2:1-13

Introduction

Not long ago, I sat in a workshop on dressing for success. This was part of a larger transition assistance program the Army mandates for all retiring and separating service members. Sophia, a professional clothier with a high-end shop in Georgetown, gave us some advice on purchasing a suit for interviews. He spoke of thread count, color, accessories, and a number of other topics that threatened to put me to sleep. I woke up quickly when he gave the bottom line. In his experience, an interviewer will not take you seriously if the suit you are wearing is not worth at least $500. Basically, he said “you have to spend money to make money”. When the applicant walks in the room for an interview, the interviewer will form an initial impression based on looks within the first 8 seconds. (more…)