The P.A.

A weekly address from Patrick Adams,
President of St. Louis Community Credit Union

Insignificant Is In The Eye Of The Beholder

On March 25th, 2013, posted in: Uncategorized by

Small is not insignificant.  The terms aren’t always synonymous, especially when one speaks of acts of kindness.  Small gestures tend to have great meaning.  When we do small things, the impact always seems to be a multiple of the act.  That’s true in our personal lives as well as at work.


A Simple Gift Of Gratitude Can Go A Long Way

On March 18th, 2013, posted in: Uncategorized by

My gym buddy Zeke is challenged by what we take for granted. Speech, thought processes, physical movement and social acceptance aren’t so easy for Zeke. He’s stuck in a place far younger than his age.


Record Earnings For CU Movement Actually Benefit The Little Guy

On March 11th, 2013, posted in: Uncategorized by

Every so often, I get pretty frustrated with the credit union movement that I love so very much. I use the word “movement” intentionally. See, a movement is bigger than industry.


Short-Term Decisions Will Hurt Our Children In The Long Run

On March 4th, 2013, posted in: Uncategorized by

We can’t imagine hurting a child. The thought is repulsive and disgraceful. To think that one would inflict pain on one of God’s most special works is an abhorrent thought. We quickly dispense of such a deplorable thought to that black hole in our mind where we put things we don’t want to think about. We would all agree that such a despicable act should be punished in an equally inexplicable manner.