Christ said: “…Teach (didaskō) them to observe all things whatsoever I have commanded you…”Didaskō denotes a teaching style that involves interaction, dialog, and even debate. Kingdom Advancers must be able to hold intelligent discussions about biblical truths.
Today is the first time I ever heard the 8th century Irish hymn called: "Be Thou My Vision". Right away, the first line of each stanza left me with so many thoughts. These lyrics set-off each stanza: Be Thou my vision Be Thou my wisdom Be Thou my battle-shield ...read more
Do I have the right people on the bus? If so, how do I keep it that way? A wise leader actively thinks about this very question all the time. And, a leader who depends on Holy Spirit for guidance probably keeps this very concern on their prayer list as a staple. I...read more
I recently read the term “unhealthy agreement” In W. Gibb Dyer's book "Team Building: Proven Strategies for Improving Team Performance". I immediately thought about the term group think, and wondered if these two terms were synonymous. With unhealthy agreement ...read more
What a set of instructions the Jesus gave the disciples in Matthew chapter 10. I cannot imagine the flux of emotions billowing through the disciples as Christ spelled out the vision. He made sure the disciples knew the expectations of the job ahead of...read more