The best part of 2021 so far is that it’s not 2020. Can I get an AMEN?! One of the most frustrating parts of last year, from a church leadership perspective, was the near-constant state of having to react to negative circumstances. Reactive leadership is more like playing defense, where you don’t know what’s coming … Read More

Leading a local church during a major time of change is clearly hard. We know this because we’ve all been doing it this year. It’s not just something we’ve read about in a book. A major reason it’s hard is that it requires changing the way we do things. It means letting go of ways … Read More

I think you’d agree that in the Fall of 2020 in America, we could all use more love. We could use more joy, more peace, more patience, more kindness, more goodness, faithfulness, gentleness, and self-control (especially on social media). Wouldn’t more of all of these be beneficial to all of us? These adjectives hopefully sound … Read More