December 5, 2016

Preparing For The New Year? Here Are Three Things I Do

"And be ready always to give an answer to every man that asketh you a reason of the hope that is in you with meekness and fear." 1 Peter 3:15

I learned early in my walk with Jesus that not only is this scripture important as it relates to outreach, discipleship, and the sharing and teaching of His word, but you can apply the "BE READY ALWAYS" to every aspect of your life.

November 29, 2016

Is Your Ministry Operating Within Systems That are No Longer Valid?

Despite the fact that many Jews believed in who Jesus was, many others rejected him. In particular, Jesus clashed with the Pharisees because He demanded that they abandon practices that were counterproductive to advancing the kingdom, (Ps. 110:4; Heb. 7:10-22) as well as a new covenant (Jer. 31:31).

The precise reason why Jesus says: “You cannot put new wine into old bottles,” is because new wine is so vibrant, it expands or grows at a much faster rate than the old wineskin.

November 22, 2016

Catch Up on What You Missed in 2016

It's been a busy year for me, how about you? 

As the holiday season approaches the race and the pressure is on to get this or that done, and 
to meet those deadlines. While you may get caught up on some things, there is always something you've fallen behind on.

November 14, 2016

The Results of my 2016 Focus Survey

In 2015, I produced my first ever reader survey, it went so well that I produced another one for 2016.

This year’s survey was more focused driven as to surgically pin point my truest audience.

November 8, 2016

7 Pieces of Advice to Young Ministry Leaders

The one thing I like at this stage in ministry is being able to look back and say that I have truly gone through, endured and learned a lot. With this experience comes a lot of wisdom, not to hold and keep to myself, but to share with others.

October 31, 2016

Why You Should Stop Trying to Fit In

Everyone wants to be liked and appreciated by friends and peers no matter who you are, including ministry leaders. But as the saying goes, “When you know better, you do better”

The greatest calling you can ever fulfill is the one to start thinking and doing things differently.

October 24, 2016

3 Ways Ministry Leaders Lose Influence on Social Media

It is estimated that 95 percent of unchurched people are online. Not only are most people online, but most people are also engaging in social networking.

In 5 Reasons I Love Online Ministry, I wrote that this era of the internet, social media, blogs and podcasting have provided tremendous missional and evangelistic opportunities. There hasn’t been a culture-shifting communication tool this powerful since the printing press.