six postures…

By |2012-11-20T08:36:31+00:00November 16th, 2012|church life, coaching, discipleship, faith, leadership, personal, theology|

for healthy missional community life.......? Listening: We desire to be attuned to God, to self, and to our neighborhood. Submerging: We desire to embody Jesus in our neighborhood while participating in an apprenticing community. Inviting: We desire to grasp the depth of God’s invitation to kin gdom life and to become more inviting and invited people while welcoming our neighbors into God’s redemptive story. Contending: We desire to confront the things that hinder the full expression of the kingdom of God, both spiritual and natural, in our community, among our friends and neighbors, and in our city. Imagining: We desire to discern God’s intent on our [...]

White’s, four great questions…

By |2012-09-25T22:54:09+00:00September 25th, 2012|church life, coaching, discipleship, leadership, personal, theology|

....leadership questions from the brilliant James Emery White. timeless questions about changing and maturing in leadership..... 1. Where do I need to work harder? 2. Where do I need to work smarter? 3. Where am I operating primarily in the flesh? 4. Where am I simply not gifted? this is an epic blog-post and the diagrams are particularly worth reflection......