Blog

Topic: Leadership

Leading Like a King or Queen

From our earliest dreams as children, which are continually reinforced through movies and books down through the years since, we from time to time ponder what would it be like to be a king or queen as the case might be. What would I do? Where...

FOR Leadership vs. FROM Leadership

Many of us, especially those who are new to leadership, as in leading others for the first time, might think they have arrived in terms of leadership. It is easy for us once in a place of leadership to think we are done working for the place of...

Wisdom in Decision Making

As a follow up to my last post on Wisdom Understanding, I want to show an example of how to apply scripture to our decision-making process. If I believe God is the source of all wisdom (as James 1:5 articulates), how do I practically tap into...

Responsibility to each other as believers

I was talking with my team this morning about the role we have in leading people within the church. However, as I dug into the notes for this, I realized that the responsibilities I wanted to touch on didn’t just apply to leaders, but to every...

Wisdom & Understanding

Over the past few years, I have noticed an increased desire in my own life to seek wisdom and understanding. For as long as I can remember, I have always had a desire to seek knowledge, continuing to learn and grow, improve skill sets, etc. So...

God’s Economy for Leadership

I recently attended and was subsequently certified as a consultant on some state-of-the-art methodology for assessing and developing leaders, employees, and students. While there is much I could say about this training, let me summarize it by...

Life Giving Leadership

The Church, or as it is described in Scripture as “the body of Christ,” is like no other expression that has ever existed. It gets its purpose and being from Christ himself. It is a unified expression of the direct handiwork of God, to be...

Generous Leadership

Most of us have heard and even read writings about being a humble leader, a servant leader, a compassionate leader or even a principle-based leader. Assuming these titles emanate from a gospel-based center, they do indeed represent worthy facets...

The Puzzle of Teams

Recently, I was in a meeting with a handful of other ministries from Western New York who all have a divine invitation to Sierra Leone. This group is known as the Sierra Leone Alliance. One of the privileges I enjoy, based upon the mercy of God,...