Sunday Highlights

Waiting on God by Pete Wilson There is an undeniable relationship between CRISIS and HOPE. Matthew 5:1-4 It is rare for us to seek God when everything is going well in our lives. John 11:1-6 We love the idea of following Jesus until it disrupts our plans or our dreams. We have become quick-aholics.  We […]

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Sunday Highlights

His Powerful Presence by Pete Wilson How do you response in life when you feel like God is not there, when you feel like the dream is shattered? Key Question: What would you do in your life if you were absolutely confident that God was with you? Genesis 37:3-4 When things aren’t working out, we […]

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I'm Creating a Crisis

Today our staff met for our all-day all-staff planning meeting.  I love these scheduled opportunities to get out of the rigor of the immediate needs and look ahead into the new year. We do some practical stuff like working through the calendar and talking about some of the big initiatives on the horizon, but the […]

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I’m Creating a Crisis

Today our staff met for our all-day all-staff planning meeting.  I love these scheduled opportunities to get out of the rigor of the immediate needs and look ahead into the new year. We do some practical stuff like working through the calendar and talking about some of the big initiatives on the horizon, but the […]

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Create a Crisis – Part 2

Last week I posted Part 1 of Create a Crisis where I shared how our team creates a “Thematic Goal” every year.  Today, I thought I would share more about the process we go through in creating our thematic goal. The concept for creating a thematic goal is easy to understand and get excited about, […]

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A Leadership Observation

a random leadership nugget from my journal… When the organization is facing a crisis, it’s tempting as the leader to begin to wallow in your leadership weaknesses and blame yourself for the problems.  While you may need to accept some of the blame, you create a greater leadership crisis when you put too much focus […]

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