I send you warm greetings from Kilimanjaro Airport, where our delegation of visitors has arrived to participate in the consecration and installation of Bishop Elias Kitoi Nasari. Our flights were long and uneventful, and we hope to rest a bit tomorrow before a busy weekend of events. On Saturday all of the pastors of the…

‘Tis the season…to be busy. Everywhere I go, people seem to be ramping up toward that holiday to end all holidays, Christmas. With presents to buy, cards to mail, concerts to attend and prepare for, cookies to bake, etc., etc., this seems to be one of the busiest times of the year. Even in our…

On Tuesday, November 22, 2016, a federal court issued a preliminary injunction to temporarily block the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) from implementing and enforcing its Final Overtime Rule nationally, pending further order by the court. What does this mean to you? As a result of the ruling, employers currently do not need to comply by…

‘Twas Thanksgiving morning, and all through the land, the turkeys were roasting, all snug in their pans. They sure won’t be lonely, upon the old table, ‘cause there’s plenty of food to cram while we’re able.   There’s stuffing, of course, and bread to be buttered, Potatoes to mash, while grandmothers mutter. There’s carrots and…

You may be aware that there are new overtime rules according to the Fair Labor Standards Act that kick in on December 1, 2016. Here is a a simple flow chart that helps leaders determine whether or not their employees are covered under the new rules. Click below to enlarge image.

To be honest, I didn’t sleep much on Tuesday night. I’ll admit, I’m a bit of a political junkie, paying close attention to election results whenever they occur, taking note of the trends and patterns, the numbers and the polls. But it became increasingly clear as the night and morning and following day wore on…

A letter from General Secretary LoeRose Mbise, officially announcing the election of Pr. Elias as the next Bishop of the DME.

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