Marking Moments with Your Family
The best way to make memories is to learn how to “mark moments.” When moments are marked, memories are made. In the Old Testament, whenever
7 Ways Great Teams Set Great Goals
Great teams not only share great ideas; they set great goals – together. And, great goals come from great hopes, convictions, aspirations,
The Place That Builds the “Best” Teams
The Wall Street Journal acknowledged that the United States Military academies are “the best business schools in the nation.” (Scott Snair, West
The Kind of Questions Leaders Ask: 7 Characteristics
Leaders not only ask questions – they ask GREAT questions of the people in their lives and on their teams. But, great questions carry certain
Teaming: The Skill of the Age
One reason teaming churches and teaming leaders are so needed today is because our world is so rapidly changing—arguably more than at any
2 Lies Leaders Fall For
There are two lies that we unfortunately tend to believe at pivotal seasons in life. Both of them can limit us tremendously. Both keep our lives
Jesus Wouldn’t Call it “Leadership”!
Jesus did not focus on leadership; certainly not the way many Christian pastors and teachers do today. In fact, I cannot find one place in all of
My New Article at Outreach Mag: Megachurch Megatrends.
Today, megachurches (with attendance of 2,000 or more) are not only growing, they are growing in certain notable ways. To start, they are getting
The Sequestrations of God
While our government squawks and squabbles over the ever-looming “sequestration” of some $85 billion and over who is to blame, it may
A TEAMING LIFE INSIGHT: Elephant-Hunting!
When an elephant is in the room, hunt him down … but be careful and be prayerful. We have all experienced those times in discussions with our
Rick Warren’s Questions for Obama & Romney
One of the most unique moments in the 2008 presidential election year in America was not only the selection of our first African-American
NEW BOOK: The Teaming Church: Ministry in the Age of Collaboration
I am excited about a new book I have coming out this Fall (Abingdon Press). It is entitled The Teaming Church: Ministry in the Age of