If you’re a “bottom-line” style of communicator, don’t just set this article to the side. There is a goldmine below! I had the opportunity to go to Exponential Conference last week in Tampa, Florida. Among some of the main speakers were Max Lucado, Dave Ferguson, Joby Martin, Steve Stroope, Michael Frost, and many more. Here […]
Most contemporary people base their inner life on their outward circumstances. Their inner peace is based on other people’s valuation of them, and on their social status, prosperity, and performance. Christians do this as much as anyone.
Walking as a disciple of Jesus means constantly growing and changing inwardly as you take on more of the character of the Teacher. Change is not an option: it is a vital part of the life of a follower of Jesus. Once we change on the inside, the new attitude will affect our outward actions.
If you’re not healthy then nothing you lead will be healthy!
A good pastor knows how to move from control to influence!
If you are not healthy as the leader of your church and your church grows, that growth will not bless you, it will crush you!
New Spring Leadership Intensive
“Courage is not limited to the battlefield or the Indianapolis 500 or bravely catching a thief in your house. The real tests of courage are much quieter. They are the inner test, like remaining faithful when nobody’s looking, like enduring pain when the room is empty, like standing alone when you’re misunderstood.” (Church Swindoll)