As a leader, you’re already aware that your ability to positively influence another person is the central component of your leadership. So you understand that influence matters to leaders.
But how do you measure your influence? By the number of people who work for you? By
#1 – Begin asking Jesus to reveal where you fall short as a spouse and then begin to work on YOUR PART
If we were to read the Word of God exactly as it is, most of us would be dramatically different from what we are.
Sometimes our greatest challenge is to simply believe God’s Word over our existing conditions. But when your state of affairs is not
My wife and I recently attended a nearby church on a Sunday morning. It is a good-sized church, fitting into the “megachurch” category. The service started with an uplifting time of worship through music, and people were truly experiencing God’s presence. But, then it happened!
On time is what every airline strives for. I’m told the Swiss run a news story if a train is a few minutes late! What difference does it makes to be “on time” and how can you hit that elusive mark? I can help you with
I was recently meeting with a church’s elder board where they asked me how many Senior Pastor searches our team here at Vanderbloemen has been a part of. The answer was hundreds - more if you count the Lead Pastor searches that our team members were
I was having a really great day…a REALLY great day…
When all of a sudden “IT” hit me – the memory of what “that person” did to me over 30 years ago.
Within a couple of seconds I went from happiness and joy to pain and anger
More than 2,500 years ago, the prophet Daniel declared that God “removes kings and sets up kings” (Dan. 2:21), and throughout the Old Testament, we see the Lord orchestrating history according to His plans, either to bless His obedient people or to judge His disobedient
An extremely important part of the church staffing and hiring process is conducting due diligence on candidates. The information uncovered in the due diligence process is very valuable in that it may give specific insight into whether the candidate is a good fit for your
Sermons by Francis Chan, best-selling author of Crazy Love, Forgotten God, Erasing Hell, Multiply, and You and Me Forever. Francis is the host of the BASIC.series (Who Is God & We Are Church). Currently, he is planting churches in the San Francisco area. For more