She knew that look. Just last week she had given it herself during a meeting to a challenging team member. This time, though, she was on the receiving end from her pastor as he disagreed about her ministry’s next step. As leaders, we know how complex the calling can be, especially when there’s one who […]
How You Can Be the Solution for Division
Last year was brutal. As a nation, we are a house divided. And far beyond politics, that divide echoes in every church, community and home. We are losing the ability to disagree without being disagreeable. We forget the 20 excellent decisions made by our pastor or church leadership while we complain about one. We snipe […]
Is Competition in Ministry Bad?
Deep within is the need to compete. God designed us with a drive to accomplish. Before God created the heavens and the earth, Satan displayed his competitive spirit to a fault. Satan’s beauty, splendor and position as the archangel became his focus, which soon led to his demise. He burned with a desire to take […]