Work Hard. Stay Humble. (Part 1) Humility is a leaders greatest tool. Humility can turn adversity into opportunities to build trust. And trust, is the currency of leadership. Influence (leadership) ceases to exist without trust. People do not follow those they don’t trust. Do you? Now being trustworthy as a leader, doesn’t mean you’ll lead […]Read more
I’m so excited about the pre-release of my new book Fearless Faith. Here’s the introduction. I’d love to get your feedback and thoughts on it! So please feel free to comment. Also at the end of this post you’ll find a little gift from me, just for you, my blog-family. I hope you enjoy! […]Read more "The Introduction to My New Book, “Fearless Faith”"
What’s the difference between a youth program and a youth movement? Programs are often launched quickly and with a plethora of promotions. We’ve all seen the youth group flyers, posters or social media posts promoting a new teen bible study, activity or event. The church or youth group hypes it up, crosses it’s fingers and […]Read more "How to Triple your Youth Group in 13 Months: Lead a Youth Movement"
What we allow into our minds will affect who we are and what we become. We can’t forget that our thoughts influence our actions, our actions form habits, our habits shape our lifestyle, and our lifestyle determines our destiny! We must memorize life’s algorithm (below). Our destiny depends on it! THOUGHTS —> ACTIONS —> HABITS […]Read more "Porn Addict: How I Broke Free (part 4)"
Fight back! “For we are not fighting against flesh-and-blood enemies, but against evil rulers and authorities of the unseen world, against mighty powers in this dark world, and against evil spirits in the heavenly places.” — Ephesians 6:12 (NLV) Satan is our enemy. More than anything, he and his dark hoards of fallen Angels want […]Read more "Porn Addict: How I Broke Free (part 3)"
What is pornography? According to the World English Dictionary, pornography is “writings, pictures, films, etc, designed to stimulate sexual excitement.” Another dictionary defines it as, “films, magazines, writings, photographs, or other materials that are sexually explicit and intended to cause sexual arousal.” In other words, Pornography is something used to arouse sexual lust. Lust, according […]Read more "Porn Addict: Jesus, on Porn"
Sex seems to be everywhere in culture. You can’t even go to the mall without seeing all of Victoria’s secrets! Access to the most hardcore porn, is just a click away on the Internet. “Hook’n up,” “friends with benefits,” and all forms of casual sex are becoming more and more common. Nearly, all (99.9%) of […]Read more "Porn Addict: How I Broke free (part 2)"