Organizational Development

Sunday Lessons – Protestors & Grace

It’s been awhile since I’ve done a Sunday Lessons post but I couldn’t help but share this one with you… As many of you may have heard Cross Point was “blessed” to be listed on the Westboro Baptist Church picket list this week.  And when I say “blessed” I actually mean it.  While this frustrating […]

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Leadership and Creatives

I had the great privilege of writing an article for the most recent issue of Sunday| Magazine, a great new resource for those who are involved in the creative process in church.  In this article I talk about how leaders and creatives interact.  I’ve had the privilege of working with creative personalities my entire working […]

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When You Wonder the Will of God

“Be joyful always; pray continually; give thanks in all circumstances, for this is God’s will for you in Christ Jesus.” I Thessalonians 5:16-18 I read this scripture this morning and once again God took a passage that I’m quite familiar with and helped me see it in a different way. The fourth phrase is what […]

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We Are All Shades of Grey

Recently my friend Mary Beth Stockdale posted something on twitter that got my attention.  She tweeted: If being like Jesus is black or white, we are all shades of gray. I immediately tweeted back to her and asked her if she would expound upon that for here on my blog.  We talk a lot about […]

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We've Got to Stop!

“As long as we are working hard, using our gifts to serve others, experiencing joy in our work along with the toil, we are always in danger of believing that our actions trigger God’s love for us.  Only in stopping, really stopping, do we teach our hearts and souls that we are loved apart from […]

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We’ve Got to Stop!

“As long as we are working hard, using our gifts to serve others, experiencing joy in our work along with the toil, we are always in danger of believing that our actions trigger God’s love for us.  Only in stopping, really stopping, do we teach our hearts and souls that we are loved apart from […]

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