Ministry With Attitude!

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Many leadership pundits often repeat the belief that “Culture eats vision for breakfast.” In my research this week, I was reminded of this truism by Tim Spivey in his article, Attitude, attitude, attitude .... Spivey develops this thought as he writes, “And...

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2017 Word of the Year

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As noted by the online resource, Dictionary.com, “As 2017 comes to a close, it’s time for us to reflect on the words that impacted all of us this year …” Based on their analysis of “the year’s most meaningful events and lookup...

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Thoughts on Leadership

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This week I participated in a lunch-time webinar on leadership by John Maxwell’s organization. Maxwell may be the most prolific writer on leadership theory in history. I like his work because it is well written and presents simple, applicable strategies for being an effective...

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sabbath with a small “s”

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Even though I have recently joined the ranks of the retired, I find myself amazed at how busy life remains. More and more I am hearing phrases from others like “my life is crazy” or “I am too busy to (you fill in the blank)”. Soon it is followed by “I just need to...

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Live like you are dying

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I have always envied the creativity of newspaper headline writers as they seek to catch our attention and encourage us to read the associated article. This one quickly enticed me to read on: Struggling Maplewood church finds new life by living 'like you are dying' I soon found myself wandering...

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