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Leaders, details matter.

As a leader or manager, it’s becoming more and more apparent to me that in order to serve effectively I have to care about the details (our system and process). That doesn’t mean I get lost in them or that we spend more time on them then we should in the more vision oriented / creative meetings. Caring about the…

Five things I learned about relationship + influence.

In Tribute to Lawrence Neisent Pastor Lawrence Neisent, aka @pastordude, is the chief influencer of my current life and leadership. I cannot express the incredible debt of gratitude I have toward him. I woke up this morning thinking about the many things I’ve learned and received over our twenty plus years of connection and I couldn’t help but feel overwhelmed….

You are the Church (Intro)

“Church is about what we carry inside of us not about what a few performers demonstrate up on a stage.”     The term Church originated from the Greek word ekklesia. This word refers to the aggregate of the individual people that have been marked as followers of Christ. These followers are not mere religious adherents attending weekly religious education…

Growing: Gather, Process, Adjust + Evolve. (P1)

With 2016 coming to a close and a new year at our door I felt motivated to share some concepts about growing personally, spiritually and professionally. The following is a post in a series of posts that I will write about growing. I believe these principles will contribute to your creating a lifestyle of personal development. I’d also love to…