Following IS Leading

Jesus, in the Gospel of Mark, provides three essential characteristics for those who desire to lead others. His intent is that leaders, must first and foremost, be followers. How so? First, the leader must loyally follow Jesus by surrendering his or her own desires and ambitions and submit to Jesus as a slave (Mk 8:27–38).

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Finding What I Want To Do For The Rest Of My Life!

At the turn of the 20th century, there were about 400 career choices. By the turn of the 21st century, there were tens of thousands. How do I make the right choice of a career for my life?   When I worked at Clarks Summit University in Student Recruitment I had to counsel many teens

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Leaders Are Servants

A recent Google search counted over 12 billion internet pages on the general subjects of “leaders” and “leadership”. Yet, even a cursory reading of the four New Testament Gospels discloses that Christ talked a lot more about being a servant than He ever did about being a leader. I don’t think that means necessarily that

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Stop Doing Millenial Youth Ministry!

The shift has finally happened. It has taken the church and youth ministry 5-10 years to catch up to what the world, marketing, and research has been talking about-Generation Z. This is a marked improvement to the previous turnaround time for the church when it came to Generation X and Millennials.  Thanks, in great part

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