Who will be crying at your funeral? That’s a question that author
Patrick Morley, began asking himself.
Morley and his wife were successful in their business. Their
schedules were filled with business and civic responsibilities.
Meanwhile they had young children at home who needed their attention.
One evening, as they reviewed their time consuming responsibilities,
the thought came, “Why not prioritize everything we do on the basis of
who will be crying at our funeral?” And that’s exactly what they did.
The results, they claim, saved their family.
Why should you and I invest all our time with people who don’t love us, at the expense of those who do?”
Powerful thought. It is a question of priorities. It is a question
of putting first things first. It is a question of redeeming the
Rick Grubbs is best known as the host of “Redeeming the Time,” a one-minute radio program featured on hundreds of radio outlets around the world. He has spoken thousands of times on Biblical time management in all 50 states and 26 other countries. He is the author of the book “Morning Momentum: God’s plan for launching an unstoppable day”. He and his wife Carrie live in Salisbury NC with several of their 12 children.