What Life-Changing Mentors Do Consistently

What Life-Changing Mentors Do Consistently Here’s a riddle: What is something everyone wants, but very few consider themselves to be? That’s right; a mentor. I’ve talked to many people over the years – young and old – who each wished they had a mentor in their life. Young people...

What Should You Do With The Rest Of Your Life?

What Should You Do With The Rest Of Your Life?

We live in a world of a thousand choices. Like a child in line at the snack shop frozen by the myriad of options in front of him, so are many Christians today – who stand wondering, “What is God’s will for my life?” Their life is on pause as they wait to know what they should do with their life. It doesn’t have to be this way.

A Word to White, Moderate Ministry Leaders

A Word to White, Moderate Ministry Leaders

It doesn’t feel good to be called out. In fact, it can be downright offensive. But for those who have the humility – as well as the courage – to examine their hearts, it can be transformative. I know. It has been for me.

What Does It Look Like To Make Disciples?

What Does It Look Like To Make Disciples?

Most followers of Jesus are fully aware that our call is to make disciples. After all, this was Jesus’ final instruction he gave to his followers. Although we know this, and agree this would be a good thing to do, most don’t do it. I think the problem is that they don’t know how, or don’t feel qualified.

What To Do When You Don’t Know What To Do

What To Do When You Don’t Know What To Do

His comment about me was flattering. Once he said it, I sat back and let my mind wander as to what it would be like if it were the case. The problem was, it simply wasn’t true, and unfortunately I was going to have to tell him.

Leading Young Staff: 10 Ways To Inspire Them Toward The Mission

Leading Young Staff: 10 Ways To Inspire Them Toward The Mission

Churches, businesses, and other various non-profits are full of young staff and volunteers. The organizations that are making a huge impact are the ones that know how to inspire those staff and volunteers to help move the mission forward. However, there are many organizations where young leaders go to die. Don’t be one of those.

Great and Godly Leadership

Great and Godly Leadership

Good is the enemy of great,” according to Jim Collins in the well-known opening line of Good to Great. Collins’s best-selling book has been a favorite guide for business leaders and has been equally influential for many leaders outside of business, including those in the church.