I Can’t Believe You Don’t Attend A Pentecostal Church!

As I sat in a converted storefront satellite church this morning, I realized that it’s Pentecost Sunday.  This is typically recognized as the birth of the Church but also the moment when Jesus baptized those in the upper room with the Holy Spirit, accompanied by mighty signs and wonders. For close to 30 years I … More I Can’t Believe You Don’t Attend A Pentecostal Church!

Mentoring: Breaking to Bring Out the Best

Working with college students does have a major drawback in that they are transient.  I can’t even count up the number of “generations” we’ve seen come through here, arriving then departing every couple years.  Last night, we sent out two of our leaders who are taking youth pastors position in Missouri.  When our leaders leave, … More Mentoring: Breaking to Bring Out the Best

12 Things Younger Leaders Should Know About Their Pastors and Mentors

“If you’re not making mistakes, then you’re not doing anything. I’m positive that a doer makes mistakes” as stated by one of the greatest basketball coaches of all time, John Wooden.  He understood what it meant to experience success, but was concerned more with a person’s character than any trophy.  Wooden knew full well that … More 12 Things Younger Leaders Should Know About Their Pastors and Mentors