Archive | Leadership/Ministry RSS feed for this section

How Can Jesus Be The Truth in a Culture of Many Truths?

  A few years ago I was reading through John’s Gospel with a man who did not follow Jesus. Our conversations were surprisingly positive as we walked through John’s account of Jesus. There’s a lot to like about Jesus. And my friend could clearly see that. But those sunny talks turned dark the day we […]

Read full story Comments { 0 }

The Reinvention of Success

This entry is part 3 of 3 in the series Reinvention of Highland

This entry is part 3 of 3 in the series Reinvention of Highland       One of the most significant steps we’ve taken in our revitalization journey is to redefine success. To draw a new target. This didn’t happen overnight. It’s been a long process that started early in our decline and has only recently […]

Read full story Comments { 0 }

The Reinvention of Prayer

This entry is part 2 of 3 in the series Reinvention of Highland

This entry is part 2 of 3 in the series Reinvention of Highland At a gathering of staff and elders of the Highland church recently, one of our elders gave an unexpected confession: “I sort of miss those hard times. We never prayed more as a leadership than we did back then.” “Those hard times” […]

Read full story Comments { 0 }

Why the Restoration Movement Needs a Gospel Revival

This entry is part 6 of 6 in the series The Jesus Model

This entry is part 6 of 6 in the series The Jesus Model   The Need for Restoration My friends Jonathan Storment in Abilene, TX and Josh Ross in Memphis, TN have been speaking and writing a lot about restoration. I, like they, minister among a tribe of churches called Churches of Christ. Historically, we’ve […]

Read full story Comments { 0 }