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Tag: Leadership

The Jeremiah Challenge

Many of the reality (?) TV shows are formed around a challenge. Participants are called contestants; they are given objectives and criteria to meet; they are given guidelines and then challenged to come up with the results. Far from reality though, these programmes are contrived to illicite certain results and should not in any way […]

Character and Belief

1 Tim 4:11-14 Command and teach these things. Don’t let anyone look down on you because you are young, but set an example for the believers in speech, in life, in love, in faith and in purity. Until I come, devote yourself to the public reading of Scripture, to preaching and to teaching. Do not […]

Overcoming Stress (Part IV)

Helpful Hints If you are experiencing stress now, it is important to be aware of it. Take time to discover why you are feeling stressed. Ask the Lord to show you those things that are natural stressors for you so that you can prepare for them effectively. If I have to do tasks that cause […]

Overcoming Stress (Part III)

Let me begin by saying that stress, in and of itself, is not bad. However, when we experience too much stress problems arise. Let me illustrated using exercise as an example. We know that lifting weights can increase ones strength and fitness level. If a person lifts weights that are too heavy or tries to […]

Overcoming Stress (Part II)

Where the Rubber Meets the Road is where friction between the vehicle (you the leader) and the pathway (kingdom living) occurs. When we embark on the journey of kingdom service we will experience friction or what has come to be known as “stress”. And so it is at this point of friction that my thoughts […]

Overcoming Stress (Part I)

Where the Rubber Meets the Road is where friction between the vehicle (you the leader) and the pathway (kingdom living) occurs. When we embark on the journey of kingdom service we will experience friction or what has come to be known as “stress”. And so it is at this point of friction that my thoughts […]

Leaders and Vision

In the corporatist environment of western society there are many business-based leadership/management techniques being applied to the church. Senior ministers are being called CEO’s or Coaches who are meant to be leaders with vision. In a society measuring success by bigness or net worth “The lure of success can be seductive, and the adoption of […]

Leaders and Vision

In the corporatist environment of western society there are many business-based leadership/management techniques being applied to the church. Senior ministers are being called CEO’s or Coaches who are meant to be leaders with vision. In a society measuring success by bigness or net worth “The lure of success can be seductive, and the adoption of […]

Leadership or Popularity

In my article titled “Thoughts on Leadership”, I ended with the following statement: Leadership is not a popularity ticket. It is a call to productive, creative achievement with men and women of like-mind. Recently this has been the focus of my thoughts on leadership. That is, the difference between popularity and leadership. In a democratic […]

Leadership or Popularity

In my article titled "Thoughts on Leadership", I ended with the following statement: Leadership is not a popularity ticket. It is a call to productive, creative achievement with men and women of like-mind. Recently this has been the focus of my thoughts on leadership. That is, the difference between popularity and leadership. In a democratic […]