Archive - September 2019

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Leadership Lessons from the Battlefield
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A Journey To Consider
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Leaders Who Become Weird
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Facing this Difficult World Together

Leadership Lessons from the Battlefield

In his recent book, Call Sign Chaos: Learning to Lead, former Secretary of Defense Jim Mattis shares a number of lessons he has learned about leadership. Most come from his years fighting terrorism in the Middle East. All are habits ingrained in him over his decades of leading others. These are not exhaustive, but there are[…]

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A Journey To Consider

If you have never walked in the footsteps of the Apostle Paul,  I want to invite you to consider joining us for an amazing journey next year, May 2-23. Ken and I have been taking people to Turkey since 1997, and each year God gives us incredible insights into the land and culture and biblical[…]

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Leaders Who Become Weird

Travel book writer Rick Steves notes, “You learn a lot about your country by leaving it and looking at it at a distance.” He’s right. You can’t help but see how incredibly rich we are. How ethnocentric we can be. How vain we must seem. We sometimes believe the world revolves around us—until we go[…]

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Facing this Difficult World Together

Before beginning class this morning, I asked these Nepalese students—most of whom are pastors—to tell me some of the daily challenges they face. In a Communist country where Hindus and Buddhists make up most of the population (and followers of Jesus make up approximately one percent), it can’t be easy. Here were some of their[…]

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