Do Something

As I’ve mentioned on this blog several times, the congregation I serve has undertaken an ambitious 5-year vision that is designed to focus our efforts on The Great Commission of Jesus and position us to make Jesus known to more people more effectively. While it’s an exciting endeavor, it is also an exhausting one. One […]

Five on Friday

Here are my 5 recommendations for this week’s edition of “Five on Friday”… Blog Post Alameda’s Connections Minister, Payton Minzenmayer, recently finished his first year of full-time ministry.  He has written an “open letter” to other young ministers that is well worth your time to read.  Even if you’re not in ministry, this article will […]

5 Elements of a Godly Leader’s Prayers (Five on Friday)

This week’s “Five on Friday” continues my observations from Nehemiah 1 that I first wrote about on Wednesday. Here are 5 elements of a godly leader’s prayers… An Acknowledgement of the One, True God Nehemiah addresses his prayer to “God of heaven” in verse 5.  That phrase was frequently used in Nehemiah’s time by the […]