Here are some great thoughts by J.I. Packer on what it means to grow stronger through weakness: If I could remember, each day of my life, that the way to grow stronger is to grow weaker, if I would accept that each day’s frustrations, obstacles, and accidents are God’s ways of making me acknowledge my … Continue reading Grow Stronger By Growing Weaker
Last week, 14,000 leaders gathered in Atlanta for the Catalyst Conference. Catalyst is designed to ignite passion for Christ and develop the next generation of leaders to be change agents in the local church and the world. Here are a few of the blog post I found outlining some of the top lessons from the … Continue reading Leadership Lessons from Catalyst 2012
I was reading through Jesus’ sermon on the mount and discovered a connection between the beatitudes and the remainder of the chapter. Jesus begins the sermon with the beatitudes - they show us who we are to be - our character & what's on the inside. Then he lays out examples of how we are … Continue reading Character Leads to Conduct
As church leaders, we often define our success by the crowds we attract. We long to impact as many people as possible. We desire to lead the largest ministry in town. We are energized by a packed house. We want more twitter followers and Facebook friends. The truth is, church leaders love crowds! There’s a … Continue reading Who are you investing in?
In case you missed them this week, here are the most clicked leadership articles I posted on Twitter this week. 5 Things Leaders Should Do Every Day by Greg Baird Top 10 Temptations that Leaders Face by Perry Noble It's Not A Secret by Dan Reiland Taking Initiative by Ron Edmonson 6 Ways To Find … Continue reading Top leadership articles I read this week