Protecting Yourself From Piranhas

Protecting Yourself From Piranhas

Piranhas are predatory fish that eat other fish. They look like most other fish, except for their scary teeth. This morning I am thinking about some of the church bullies I have pastored in the last thirty years and am wondering how I could have responded better to...
My 7 Most Productive Habits

My 7 Most Productive Habits

Anyone who wants to be productive needs a good plan. Last week I shared my seven least productive habits, so today I will show how I have turned those same bad habits into better ones. Prioritizing My Texts Give yourself permission to answer texts eventually instead...
My 7 Least Productive Habits

My 7 Least Productive Habits

I get distracted very easily, so to get things done efficiently and enthusiastically, I need a good plan, which I will share next week’s post: My 7 Most Productive Habits. Today I want to share seven of my LEAST productive habits, because failures are much more fun to...
My Spiritual Growth Plan for 2018

My Spiritual Growth Plan for 2018

If your spiritual fitness plan for 2018 resembles your physical fitness plan, do you think the results will be any more favorable or less predictable? This is not a trick question, nor should it be a complicated one. Every pastor and leader intends on growing each...
Christmas Eve Is Gospel Go Time!

Christmas Eve Is Gospel Go Time!

For pastors and church members who care about their unsaved friends and family – Christmas is Gospel go time! Church members, I want to encourage you to boldly invite your friends and family to Christmas Eve services this Sunday. You might be pressured to skip...