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Leading through Crisis

You are the Leader! When in a crisis and you are the leader.  BE THE LEADER.  You may be scared, petrified, wanting to run, but, if you are in charge, be in charge.  If you can’t handle it, find someone … Continue reading

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New Resource: 99 Thoughts on Caring for your Youth Group

99 Thoughts on Caring for Your Youth Group     99 Thoughts on Caring for Your Youth Group (link) 99 Thoughts on Caring for Your Youth Group (link) Description from SimplyYouthMinistry.com Being a youth worker means being more than a … Continue reading

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Think Orange: Conclusions How to Bring the Family and Church together

    Family and The Church The Think Orange group, outlined in their book how the church and family need each other to build generations of Christians, building stronger families helps the church grow and the Church’s focus on the … Continue reading

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Think Orange: Family

Think Orange continues to emphasize the value of family in the role of the spiritual development in the lives of the children. Parents have a role that is as critical as the church’s role when it comes to influencing the … Continue reading

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Think Orange: Church

Think Orange continues (from yesterday’s blog post) in discussing the church. He builds a strong case that the church has a sacred role that we often wander away from. Using word pictures from the temple, he states that the church … Continue reading

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REPOST: What should an Ideal Pastor’s Wife Be?

Came across a post today by Ron Edmonson on the Seven Qualities to Look for in a Pastor’s Wife.  He lists seven characteristics that he believes are in the ideal Pastor’s wife: Your biggest supporter. Obedient to the call of … Continue reading

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Think Orange – Book Review (Intro)

  Think Orange: Imagine the Impact when Church and Family Collide By: Reggie Joiner As one of the founders of North Point Community Church, Reggie Joiner makes some observations on the church and the Christian Family.  He picks out themes … Continue reading

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Profile of an Abuser

Below is the profile of an abuser that I borrowed from CPYU.org. I think it is essential that church leaders figure this out and get this out there.  States don’t differentiate between psychological, physical and sexual abuse in their mandatory … Continue reading

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My Blogging Hiatus

Some of you may have noticed that I haven’t blogged in awhile. There are several reasons for this and hope to continue blogging on a more consistent basis now. While blogging is an important activity of mine, and I wish … Continue reading

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