Why We Need To Run Towards Our Pain

Why We Need To Run Towards Our Pain

Character doesn’t just happen. Character must be developed through patient endurance.  Just writing this makes me shudder.  I don’t like to sign up for anything that requires patience and/or pain.  This is one of the reasons, among many, I am not a candidate for plastic surgery or tattoos. I am a pain wimp.  In addition to pain avoidance, I also avoid waiting, confrontations, and whining (in others)...

Why Everyone Wins When A Leader Leads Better

Why Everyone Wins When A Leader Leads Better

Others win when we lead well. We lead well by serving those we are leading. We can serve those around us by feeding into their lives, not the other way around! Be intentional about learning what God is doing in and through them. Be intentional about developing the giftings you see God has placed in them...

We're All On the Same Team

We're All On the Same Team

We are often the victims of the culture we live in. We are taught to climb and strive and pursue greatness, which is not inherently bad. What is bad is when we lose ourselves to this endeavor. When we push people out of our way, use people for personal gain, and excuse ourselves from failure in order to protect ourselves.