Dream with me about the potential of the church! In a time of so much change, where the world is shifting into a new age that is yet to be fully known and realized, let’s dream and imagine what it could look like for the church to be effective and productive as the representation of … More Dreams for the Church
In Angela Duckworth’s book “Grit: The Power of Passion and Perseverance,” she says, “Enthusiasm is common. Endurance is rare.” This is a common idea in leadership circles, the secret of staying power, “the ability to maintain an activity or commitment despite fatigue or difficulty.”* In leadership books, business training, and physical athleticism, we talk about … More My Toolbox: Staying Power
I just got off the phone with my sweet, spitfire of a mentor, who calls all of heaven and earth to bend their ear at the sound of her mere laughter… She has a name, but I will refer to her today as Mrs. Moses, for a mighty deliverer indeed she is! (*wink) My heart … More A World Changer Without A Title.
I sat on my couch staring ahead, literally angry. I was looking at our beautiful Christmas tree with sparkling ornaments and shimmering lights… and I was angry. I was angry because of grief. I was angry for being woken up at 2am when all I had wanted was a good night’s sleep. I was angry that … More Taking Christmas one day at a time.
Where I live, there is a lot of pain. And people go through their life, coping with their pain, while keeping one eye on the distant horizon, searching for that oasis off in the distance that might offer respite from their loneliness, disappointments, or unhealthy relationships and circumstances. When I got re-married, I couldn’t help … More Building Your Capacity Through Pain