Tag Archives: Church Leadership

Why People Circle the Wagons During Difficult Times? The Challenge of Imaginative Gridlock! Part 1 of 2

          The meaning of idioms generally alters as time passes, but sometimes the original meaning is also based on a false premise. The idea that settlers of the west were often threatened by marauding Native American … Continue reading

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Sermon at Recreate Church Joshua 3: Welcome to Your New Future!

JOSHUA 3   SO LONG TO YOUR OLD LIFE   HOW TO CROSS THE JORDAN   “Unbelief says, ‘Let’s go back to where it’s safe.’ Faith says, ‘Let’s go forward to where God is working. Forty years before, Joshua and … Continue reading

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What’s Your Leadership Style?

    Perhaps in the despair over defining leadership, management theorists have attempted to picture it in terms of style. In using such a broad term, they are attempting to describe how the person operates, rather than what he is. … Continue reading

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Speaking the Truth in Love to those Who Stumble!

              One of the most difficult questions that any person serving in leadership wrestles with is how does one respond to believers who continue to practice sin? If you are a person who is … Continue reading

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Insight Beyond Your own Sight: Ephesians 1:17

                  Today, in my Daily office this is the verse that I focused on for my time of Lectio Devina. As a leader, husband, father, and grandfather, I am always needing the insight … Continue reading

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Multisite 2016: What’s New and What’s Next? – OutreachMagazine.com OutreachMagazine.com

  By Jim Tomberlin • December 31, 2015   Emerging trends from a dynamic movement in its third decade. RECENT STORIES Multisite 2016: What’s New and What’s Next? Emerging trends from a dynamic movement in its third decade.   When … Continue reading

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Five Practices Churches Need to take Seriously -So Newcomers Take You Seriously!

                        I have been able to have the opportunity to visit a few churches in the past six month’s and it has been my observation that larger churches are … Continue reading

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Sermon: Updating the Heart!/Expository Message Series in the Book of Nehemiah Part 4 of 9

“UPDATING THE HEART!” “And I told them how the hand of my God had been favorable to me, and also about the king’s words which he had spoken to me.” (Nehemiah 2:18a)   “Then they said, “Let us arise and … Continue reading

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Sermon: A Fragmented Hard Drive/Expository Message Series in the Book of Nehemiah Part 2 of 9

A Fragmented Hard-Drive  NEHEMIAH 1:1-4    Nehemiah 1 5 Then I said:  “Lord, the God of heaven, the great and awesome God, who keeps his covenant of love with those who love him and keep his commandments, 6 let your ear be attentive and … Continue reading

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Sermon: Time to get Plugged-In/Expository Message Series in the Book of Nehemiah Part 1 of 9

“Being Equipped and Energized for Your New Future!”   Expository Message Series in the Book of Nehemiah Time to Plug –In Nehemiah 1:1-11   Introductory Questions: What was your life like 10 years ago? Where would you like your life … Continue reading

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