#1 - You think you are better than the people you are leading. (No one loves an environment where they are constantly looked down upon and spoken down to!)
#2 - You think you are smarter than the people you are leading. (Reality is…you’re probably not.
I have set watchmen on your walls, O Jerusalem
God in His sovereignty has chosen to partner with man in the execution of His will. What a humbling and convicting thought that is! He is certainly not limited by man, and can execute His will quite
The most popular talent show currently is “The Voice.” While I enjoy watching it, I often think of how so many people would love to hear “God’s Voice.” As you begin this blog, take a moment and listen to a recent release called “Your Voice” by
Two words: Be there
It is a difficult thing to know someone who is going through a really tough time (whether the situation was caused by them OR something that simply happened to them.)
In either case, it’s often awkward when we are around them, and because of
The reason we make major New Year’s resolutions is because we’re fed up with the way we’re living and we want to make radical changes in our lives. That’s also why we tend to fail so miserably with those resolutions: It’s hard to make lasting,
“It will never happen in our church.”
And then it does.
Most church leaders and church members are shocked and unprepared when allegations of child sex abuse arise in their churches. But it is a huge risk in all churches.
Richard Hammar is one of my favorite sources
by Carole Brewer
Putting yourself out there has its risks. The heart is pumped with excitement, the brain is focused, and then, wham! The unexpected attention-grabber turns a well-prepared message into a comedy routine!
Laugh with me as I share some hilarious experiences.
“Humor is the great thing,