“Do you believe that God is with you, right now while the lightning crashes overhead and the creek rises below?” The two college students I addressed had been leading all through the long hard day, and they glanced around them, their eyes wildly looking for some sense of safety and security. We had evacuated an […]
Spiritual Leadership: Sharing Truth
I recently read a familiar text in the book of Romans that speaks to the process whereby individuals are given an opportunity to respond to God?s initiative through the means of human communication. ?But how are they to call on one in whom they have not believed? And how are they to believe in one […]
Lead With Your Ears
Perhaps you can help me out of a conundrum? You see, I?m really interested in leadership development; it?s a passion of mine. I?ve read nearly every book one can read on leadership from Peter Drucker to Dr. Seuss (yes, Dr. Seuss gave us many wonderful thoughts that can be applied to leadership). But, when I […]
Are You Making Space to Listen?
One common Google search that brings a new visitor to my personal blog will include some version of ?listening to God? or ?hearing God.? People are hungry for interaction with God and not just knowledge about Him. The most common Google search to find my blog, if you?re curious, is one including the word ?burn-out.? […]
A few years ago a friend raised a question about hearing God?s voice: ?Does God really speak to anyone who seeks to hear His voice? Are there some who long to hear but don?t? Does God promise that anyone who listens for Him will hear Him?? I have found John 10 to be a passage […]