I’ve spent two years waiting on joy. I really have. Joy isn’t something I can produce, or simply muster up. … Continue reading When Joy Doesn’t Come In The Morning, or Even in the Afternoon
After investing in James* for such a long time, I was beginning to see him really take off as a leader! … Continue reading The Fear of an Empty Handed Leader
Running from God always means running to something else, and it’s always destructive. When we run from God, whether it’s … Continue reading Waiting Quietly for Hope
“I need an intern! I have so much paperwork to get done before camp, I’ve got to get some help!” … Continue reading What is Your Ministry’s SLR? (Slave Labor Ratio)
Is there any difference between mentoring someone and discipling someone? Mentoring is a trendier word right now, but what’s the … Continue reading Would Jesus Talk About Mentoring or Discipleship?
How would your day to day job change if Jesus sat in the office across the hall, and ran your staff meetings? Continue reading What if Jesus Was Your Boss?
Last week, I shared three ideas with our staff on leadership in the church. Over the next few days, I … Continue reading Speak Like a Leader
Last week, I shared three ideas with our staff on leadership in the church. Over the next few days, I … Continue reading People Pleasing Doesn’t Equal Love
Last week, I shared three ideas with our staff on leadership in the church. Over the next few days, I … Continue reading Recruit to Jesus
Here I am on Good Friday, the day the ordeal begins for Jesus, and in my reading for the … Continue reading God Uses the Craziest People to Do Amazing Things