Jan 22, 2022

Top global countries for Christian persecution


Afghanistan tops Open Doors watch list of worst countries for Christians

Across the globe, Open Doors found that there has been a 24% increase in Christians killed because of their faith.

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Jan 17, 2022

Three gifts every supervisor can give to their staff


Leaders come bearing gifts to their staff. They set the culture of the organization in positive and sometimes negative ways. The best leaders create a culture of clarity, development and optimism that we can accomplish our mission. All three of these are positive gifts to the staff they lead.

The gift of clarity is helping everyone be crystal clear as to what we are about and what our focus needs...
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Jan 13, 2022

De-escalating conflict through normalizing conversations

 There are many things that can introduce conflict or awkwardness into relationships: disagreements; words spoken; actions or even second hand conversations that come back to us. It can cause us to back away from a relationship, suspect that others don't have our best interests in mind and create an invisible wall between two individuals. It happens in families, among friends and in the workplace...

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Jan 11, 2022

Leadership lessons from the life of Moses


Moses is one of the greatest Old Testament leaders but too little attention is paid to how he got to the point where God could use him to do great things. If one looks at his life from age 40 to 80 there are ten instructive lessons that ought to inform our own lives as we think about leadership.

1. God is always on time but is never in a hurry.Think about this. When Moses was 40 he thought that he...
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Jan 10, 2022

A Nation of Christians Is Not Necessarily a Christian Nation - David French



A Nation of Christians Is Not Necessarily a Christian Nation

We cannot equate Christian power with Christian justice.

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Jan 09, 2022

If you lead others, evaluate yourself against these 12 traits of a good supervisor


The best supervisors practice behaviors that build healthy staff and healthy teams. Think through these twelve characteristics of a good supervisor and evaluate how you are doing in these areas.

I Provide clear expectations to those who report to me

I provide clear expectations to those I supervise so they are never surprised.

I am accessible

My most important priority is the success of those who are...

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Dec 21, 2021

Resilience is a key to strong and long leadership


There is a quality that every leader who is going to lead over the long haul must have. That quality is resilience. Websters defines resilience this way: "The ability to become strong, healthy, or successful again after something bad happens." I would define leadership resilience as the ability to deal with hard situations and difficult people without becoming overly emotional, angry or cynical....

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