Too many Christians are quick to give a flippant and often dishonest answer to the question, “How are you doing?”
"When the church is considered a house of prayer, the blind find sight in it, and those limping through life are restored."
"'Pastor' is a metaphor for someone who spiritually cares for people. I want to be a leader who makes sure pastoring happens."
“A clear culture is like the white blood cell system of an organization and it gives you a better chance of self-correction.”
“We must change our methods for shining God’s light into the world without changing the light itself.”
Bobby Gruenewald: Our best ideas happen when we face real problems with constraints.
"We are called to dig postmodern wells where the Samaritan woman of today can get a drink and have a conversation."
“Sure, efficiency is often useful, but great teams aren’t necessarily efficient. Rather, they are effective.”
"Go ahead and learn from the successes of others, but never assume that stealing an idea will give you the same results."
We need to make disciples, but discipleship is more than moving people to conversion. It includes moving them beyond it.