Monthly Archives: April 2013

Ministry Success

I’m excited about the refreshing dialogue that’s beginning to bubble up from the toxic sludge of North American Christianity. Here’s some more brutally honest insights from another book I would highly recommend “The Measure of your Success” by Shawn Lovejoy. … Continue reading

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Our Dirty Little Secret

If I’m going to write about issues related to the church I thought it would be important to talk about the church’s dirty little secret. The western church harbors and even encourages our leaders to have an ego. Of course … Continue reading

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Oh The Times They Are A Changin’

I thought I would change things up a bit this week. I’ve been posting a lot about the many things I learned during a season of burnt and a much needed extended sabbatical. Essentially I’ve been openly admitting that I’m … Continue reading

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An Important Step

Control freaks are very uncomfortable when they discover they’re not in control of life’s outcomes, but it’s not a bad discovery. This is truly a significant discovery on the road to renewal and wholeness. In fact the 12-step recovery movement, … Continue reading

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Can You Make A Promise Happen?

When God ushers us into a time of Sabbath, He ushers us into a time where we are waiting on Him. We must wait for what He will do in us, we must wait for what He will accomplish, and … Continue reading

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Maybe This Will Work

In the previous three posts I talked about this drive within us to control the outcomes in life. I completely understand that territory. When I found myself burnt out a few years back, and then made my way through a … Continue reading

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