Daring to Be Different for Christ’s Mission

Many years ago, after completing a graduate degree in Organizational Leadership and having several opportunities to train corporate and non-profit leaders, a friend of mine, who is a true visionary leader, said to me: "Rusty, here's what I see for your life - with your unique background and experience, you are going to have a … Continue reading Daring to Be Different for Christ’s Mission

Who or What Gets Your Attention?

The following is from one of my spiritual "heroes" and guides, Jim Martin... One of the great resources you and I have to offer any person or situation is our attention.  Yet, sometimes, we become distracted. We may have difficulty giving our full attention to what really matters and being fully present in the moment.  Many of … Continue reading Who or What Gets Your Attention?

Two Questions That Will Help You Have a Meaningful Week?

Our current sermon series at Alameda is called "The Comeback," and yesterday we learned that the secret to the kind of comeback we are most desperate for is to align our will and ways with God's will and ways. Two questions that will help us do that, no matter what situation we find ourselves in, … Continue reading Two Questions That Will Help You Have a Meaningful Week?