Tag Archives: leadership

The Gospel According to Jim

I am so jazzed – our pastor is beginning a sermon series this Sunday on the book of James and focusing on the topic of Christian leadership.  I just blogged a couple of posts ago a link from Craig Jutila’s … Continue reading

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Reading to Leading

I’m getting ready to do it again – I’m going to reference another blog post by Craig Jutila. His latest post hit home with me because it’s been one of the biggest struggles I’ve encountered in this new ministry position … Continue reading

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And Now, Merits of Uber Scheduling

I’m about to contradict myself as I give you the exact opposite of what i said yesterday.  Bare with me, though.  I promise I have a point 🙂 Back in April when I attended the Orange Conference, the first break … Continue reading

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The Box

I’m reading a book that was on Bishop Goodpaster’s recommended book list.  It’s called “Leadership and Self-Deception: Getting Out of the Box.”  I don’t think I’ve highlighted so much in a book on my Kindle before . . . or, … Continue reading

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The Fearless Leader

Seth Godin’s book, “Tribes,” was a great read.  I made extensive notes and I’ve since reflected on them several times a week as I journey toward becoming a better leader.  One thing that kept jumping out at me was the … Continue reading

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Structure is My Friend (I Hope)

I had a very exciting phone conversation today with Craig Jutila, owner of “Who Will You Empower” and previous children’s pastor at Saddleback Church in CA.  I first experienced Craig years ago when I attended a children’s ministry conference at … Continue reading

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New Year, New Attitude

It’s that time of year again.  It’s that time of year when people all around the globe begin making long lists of things they are determined to get accomplished.  Perhaps these things are things that were started a year ago, … Continue reading

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