Chasing A bold Vision For God? @BillHybels

If you’re chasing a bold vision, one of the greatest gifts you can give the people around you is to get in front of them, eyeball-to-eyeball, and ask them to step up and do something great for God. Do it well, and you’ll bring glory to God, esteem to the other person, and much-needed resources to your ministry.

-Bill Hybels, Axiom: Powerful Leadership Proverbs

Raising Leaders in the Church #discipleship @9MarksOnline @MarkDever

As a pastor, I am certain that I need to realize that, under God, the local church is responsible for raising up the next generation of leaders. No Bible college, course, or seminary can do this. And such raising up of new leaders—for here and abroad—should be one of the goals of our church.

– Mark Devers, 9 Marks of a Healthy Church

Stifled in Ministry?

I used to think that when most people venture into a new ministry they find it to be intimidating and overwhelming. This fear and anxiety hinders many from getting involved in ministry. And truthfully, I used to get frustrated with this mindset. But as I have experienced more and more in ministry, I find that the long-term leader who … Read more