10 MORE CAUTIONS WARNING FOR YOUNG CHURCH LEADERS

Over four years ago, I wrote about “9 Cautions for Young Church Leaders (and Older Leaders, Too, Actually).” Today, I still occasionally see traits and actions among young leaders (and again, among older leaders, too) that concern me—so I give these additional cautions.  Don’t presume that questions from lay leaders are always expressions of opposition. Often,… Read More

Youths Are Coming with fresh fire (Prophetic Note 2)

Youths Are Coming with fresh fire (Prophetic Note 2)
PROPHETIC NOTE 2:Early this Morning,While my Morning Devotion was on.I felt His hand on me and felt a Message in my heart for my Generation Next ministers again.The Young Men of the Lord.The Message was strong in my heart, but I told God I would write when I finish the Bible Portion I was reading.By… Read More

Youths  Are Coming with fresh fire(Prophetic Note)

youths  ARE COMING with fresh fire
THEY ARE COMING!Hear me, I have Fathers in Ministry,And I am a Father in Ministry to Many.Hear me, People.There is a Pride of Lions,A Swarm of Bees,An Army of Spiritual Foot Soldiers,A Spiritually Angry and hungry Youths,Coming behind Us,Carrying the Fire that is bigger than the Ones we carried.Highly Intelligent.Many of them Have kept themselves… Read More

5 fences need to build round your Ministry in 2020

5 fences need to build round your Ministry in 2020
Fact: Some kids like to play "near the edge," and some kids don't. I always did! Whether the "edge" was rock jumping into a cool mountain lake or "bumper jumping" moving cars to slide along an icy winter street, the potential of peril invigorated me. But "when I became a man, I put away childish… Read More

How to Master the Language of Leadership

How to Master the Language of Leadership
If the response to your leadership message is a blank stare, it could be that you have not yet mastered the language of leadership. As a leader, you want your communication to be met with a response of affirmation, engagement and ultimately, with action. But if instead you are receiving that dreaded blank stare, it… Read More

10 THINGS I’D DO DIFFERENTLY AS A PASTOR DURING THE CHRISTMAS SEASON

10 THINGS I’D DO DIFFERENTLY AS A PASTOR DURING THE CHRISTMAS SEASON
It’s December, and the Christmas season is upon us. As I look back on my years as a senior pastor, I think of things I would do differently during this season today if I were again a senior leader in a church. Here are some of those things: I would spend more time teaching the… Read More

12 Signs of Power-Hungry Pastors

12 Signs of Power-Hungry Pastors
Why do we have power-hungry pastors? The Anthony Weiner debacle is a microcosm of a greater issue related to why certain people crave positions of power and influence. In his run for mayor of New York City, Weiner seems to be blind to the incredible humiliation he is bringing upon his family, himself and the… Read More