Tag Archives: leadership

Understatement

“Half of you here don’t get it,” a thundering voice said from the stage, to a crowd that very much wanted him and themselves to believe that they in fact did get it.  And yet that voice would not be … Continue reading

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Book Review: Paul And His Team

Paul And His Team:  What The Early Church Can Teach Us About Leadership And Influence, by Ryan Lokkesmoe [Note:  This book was provided free of charge by Moody Publishers.  All thoughts and opinions are my own.] There is no shortage … Continue reading

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Book Review: A Long Obedience In The Same Direction

A Long Obedience In The Same Direction:  Discipleship In An Instant Society, by Eugene H. Peterson This was the second book of two that was spoken of highly in a recent regional church leadership conference [1] that I happened to … Continue reading

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Book Review: On Pastoring

On Pastoring:  A Short Guide To Living, Leading, And Ministering As A Pastor, by H.B. Charles Jr. [Note:  This book was provided free of charge by Moody Publishers.  All thoughts and opinions are my own.] Although the experiences of this … Continue reading

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On Jesus Christ’s Recruitment Methods

As happens from time to time [1], it was my responsibility to teach Sabbath School today, and the lesson for today involved the recruitment and selection of the twelve disciples.  Since there happened to be a wide variety of ways … Continue reading

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Book Review: Ordering Your Private World

Ordering Your Private World:  Revised And Updated, by Gordon MacDonald [Note:  This book was provided free of charge by BookLook/Thomas Nelson Publishing.  All thoughts and opinions are my own.] Every once in a while an author stumbles upon an area … Continue reading

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Cracking The Code

Like many people, I enjoy laughing at an lolcow from time to time.  Tonight, for example, I amused myself by watching a video about Ryan Leaf, one of the worst ever players drafted in the NFL.  In 1998, it was … Continue reading

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Book Review: Leading KidMin

Leading KidMin:  How To Drive Real Change In Children’s Ministry, by Pat Cimo & Matt Markins [Note:  This book was provided free of charge by Moody Publishing.  All thoughts and opinions are my own.] From time to time I am … Continue reading

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Book Review: Discerning Your Call To Ministry

Discerning Your Call To Ministry:  How To Know For Sure And What To Do About It, by Jason Allen [Note:  This book was provided free of charge by Moody Publishing.  All thoughts and opinions are my own.] As someone who … Continue reading

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Book Review: Leadership Secrets From The Bible

Leadership Secrets From The Bible:  From Moses To Matthew–Management Lessons For Contemporary Leaders, by Lorin Woolfe The world, and my bookshelf in particular, are pretty full of books that seek to mine the Bible for contemporary business lessons.  Some writers … Continue reading

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