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10 ideas from wise leaders

10 ideas from wise leaders

I read a lot about leadership, but that’s not the primary way I’ve learned about leadership. To be honest, most of the important insights I’ve learned about leadership have not come from a book. They’ve come from watching leaders with whom I’ve been privileged to work. I’m a practical person who wants action more than […]

Go see the “Son of God” and take a friend with you

Go see the “Son of God” and take a friend with you

Last night around 170 members and guests of our church got the chance to preview the new movie “The Son of God.”   I want to encourage everyone reading this blog to go see the movie this week and to take a friend with them.  While the movie does not attempt to recreate any one […]

Three tips to give your tweets more traction

Three tips to give your tweets more traction

Twitter is an awesome tool. It’s quick. It’s dynamic. It’s fun. It’s informative. It suits our busy lifestyles and short attention spans. It gives us a platform to share our thoughts and enter into other people’s worlds at the same time. And everyone’s different. In effect the sum of a tweeter’s tweets represents his or […]

You’ve got to pastor the church you’ve got

You’ve got to pastor the church you’ve got

Many years ago I was Pastoring in West Virginia when one Sunday afternoon I got a call from a friend of mine who was Pastoring a church about twenty miles from us.  He started the conversation by saying, “I need your opinion, my deacons came to me after the service this morning and said they needed […]

Lost… after just 6 minutes

Lost… after just 6 minutes

The evidence mounts. We’re learning why so much preaching and teaching produces thin results in the lives of the recipients. It’s not due to the speaker’s lack of charisma, or failure to prepare, or theological imprecision. It’s not due to the irrelevance of the message itself. It’s as relevant as ever. Rather, it’s due to […]

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