During times of trials and difficulty we often forget—or we never even understand—the value of brokenness.
I think before you consider revitalization you need to first consider some broader questions.
Stress is very much a part of life. Having traveled to many cultures, however, I think we may sometimes “specialize” in stress in America. It almost seems we look for ways to bring more stress in our life.
“Learn the people first—go slow to change—think intentional in all you do—pace yourself.”
Great leaders consistently encourage those around them.
I was so excited about the potential we had to restore a historic, established church, but my calendar wouldn’t hold anymore and my mind was exploding.
“Here are eight things I wouldn’t do again if planting a church.”
If the church is unhealthy part of the reason could be because it has some wrong paradigms. In this case, it will almost always need a paradigm shift in order to be a healthier church again.
“Here are seven words of wisdom for church planters and leaders.”
Don’t mistake being a control freak for being a good leader.