What to Say When Someone is Hurting

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No eyebrows. Bald head. Fifteen pounds underweight. Ghost-white skin. When I was undergoing six rounds of chemotherapy for stage IV cancer, …
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Leadership Non-Negotiables

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In one of the coaching cohorts that I am helping to facilitate we have been talking about our leadership histories.  As the conversation …
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How to End Your Prayer Problems

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Prayer problems fall into two major categories: (1) things that are wrong in your attitudes or actions; or (2) things that can interfere …
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Six Truths I Learned From a Failed Presentation

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If you’ve ever done any amount of public speaking, you’ve had that moment when you step on stage and have a sinking feeling that says, “What …
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Lead Your People Out of Their Comfort Zones With a Camera

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If I were a pastor, I'd be tired. Tired of walking up on that platform and talking to the same people every week who seem to never change. …
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How To Make Your Online Giving Effective

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Please tell me your church has an online giving portal!  If you need convincing about the effectiveness of online giving consider a couple …
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Prayer Walking: Putting Legs to Your Prayers

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If we want to see God show up and show out we have to be willing to get out of the way.  We are a culture that ‘plans’ everything and then …
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Developing a Worship Service Prayer Team – Part 2

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Earlier this week I posted about developing a prayer ministry at our church. I want to continue to share some of the thought process for …
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Free eBook: The 2011 Year In Hollywood Movies – Leadership Edition

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Brian K. Dodd writes an amazing blog about leadership, often tying together themes from the surrounding culture and biblical principles of …
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How to Give Your Sermon Conclusion More Impact

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We spend hours working on our sermons, in particular, making sure we grab the congregation’s attention at the start. Yet, far too many of us …
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