Leadership is not an Individual Sprint, but a Team Relay

I was a young man with little experience; but I had a sense of purpose and a willingness to work hard and learn. In the earliest years of my career, God placed a few key leaders in my life who entrusted me with responsibility and deputized me with authority.  Authority and responsibility should be given in equal doses and in gradual degrees. Authority without responsibility yields pride. Responsibility without authority results in frustration.  Moses was an amazing (albeit imperfect) leader. He led multi-thousands of people out of Egyptian bondage into a period… Read More

What Is My Life Saying to the Next Generation?

that you may tell the next generation that this is God, our God forever and ever. He will guide us forever.Psalm‬ ‭48:13-14‬ ‭ESV‬‬ I hope my life influences the next generation toward God.  There’s no doubt that my life will communicate something about God; the question is, will my reflection of God be accurate, or distorted?  Will the next generation have to navigate unnecessary obstacles to see the true nature of God, or can they simply look at my life and see God through me? Father, I want to first thank You… Read More