The ministry of listening is one of the most neglected ministries of our day. The line goes out the door … Continue reading The Ministry of Listening…
The defeated, overwhelmed, and discouraged person says, “I can’t do anything.” The productive, optimistic, and contributing person says, “I can’t … Continue reading So much to do…who will do it?
Recently I ran across a poem that grabbed me… When I can no more stir my soul to move, And … Continue reading Old Souls & Young Souls
July 15, 2010 is a day I bookmarked as a day to be remembered. It was the first time, when … Continue reading Be memorable!
Ever had someone tell you, “Sometime this week I need to talk to you.” For me when someone tells me … Continue reading But is it really better?
One cannot be saved by that which is not true. Thomas Oden, Life in the Spirit, p. 138 One of … Continue reading The “Real” Truth
The Dakotas and Montana are dotted with small towns and little villages. Much of my life consists of driving to … Continue reading Flashing radar signs (I’m sure there’s a better name for them)
In 2005, I read Thom S. Rainer’s excellent book, Breakout Churches. I was ten years in on a twenty-year time … Continue reading Measure twice | Cut once
A few years ago I was privileged to live in perhaps the most beautiful place I have ever lived. My … Continue reading Time to take the seatbelt off?