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Entitlement
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Entitlement

June 23, 2013

Ahh, a “third rail” topic that seems to be in the news on a daily basis. Yes, there are many in this world that believe that because of something that has happened to them or their family over time, that they deserve something from others. There is no question that it is a sensitive subject, but one that doesn't exist in many areas that...

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Don’t like Change?
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Don’t like Change?

June 22, 2013

A common challenge being faced by ministries is issues related to change. Change scares people. We like our comfortable world and the fear of the unknown is more powerful than the potential for greater success in the future. I know, it sounds strange, but its more common than those that embrace change. Ministries must be prepared for change, as the world continues to change...

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Leave Your Ego at the Door
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There is no room in ministry for ego. Unfortunately, there are plenty of very large egos throughout ministry and at some point these egos distract from the original focus of the ministry. It’s an interesting dilemma that occurs as the charisma of many is the very reason the ministries themselves took off and had initial success. It’s pretty easy to tell when this occurs,...

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Out of Your Comfort Zone
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Out of Your Comfort Zone

June 20, 2013

Sure, life has its challenges and we are all moving at the speed of light, but how many of us move out of our comfort zone? This is a pretty substantial challenge that faces many people throughout the world. Sometimes the world we view is based solely on our perception from the safety of our own little world. While others, take the risk to...

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Power of Prayer and Family
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We suffered a difficult blow to our family yesterday as my wife’s mother suffered a broken hip during a fall. She is a great lady in her late 70’s and a strong witness to the power of faith. We all know that as we begin to age, our earthly bodies begin to fail and thus the strength of our faith and family kick in...

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