Recruiting Volunteers Principle #3 - Recruiting is About Relationships

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Recruiting Volunteers Principle #3 – Recruiting is About Relationships

 Principle #3 - Recruiting is about Relationships.  The foundation of effective recruiting is building relationships which needs to happen year round. [&hellip

7 Sep 2014 | No Comments
Recruiting Volunteers Principle #2 - Ministry is Not a Task

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Recruiting Volunteers Principle #2 – Ministry is Not a Task

Principle #2. Ministry is not a task. We recruit people to a vision of a ministry, not to a task.  The task [&hellip

6 Sep 2014 | No Comments

Random musings from a techy geek, faith seeking pastor.

Recruiting Volunteers Principle #1 - People Before Programs

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Recruiting Volunteers Principle #1 – People Before Programs

I’ve written a number of blog posts under the heading “Building a Body that Serves” aimed at working with people [&hellip

6 Sep 2014 | No Comments
Book Review - Simplify by Bill Hybels

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Book Review – Simplify by Bill Hybels

The title of the book Simplify caught my attention.  Knowing Bill Hybels’ writing and speaking from previous experiences, I was curious [&hellip

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Book Review - Soul Keeping by John Ortberg

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Book Review – Soul Keeping by John Ortberg

I had the opportunity to read John Ortberg’s book Soul Keeping.   I’m not entirely sure why the title caught my [&hellip

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Book Review - Be the Dad She Needs You to Be by Dr. Kevin Leman

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Book Review – Be the Dad She Needs You to Be by Dr. Kevin Leman

It always seems to me there is an endless supply of parenting books available.   Being the father of four girls, [&hellip

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Building a Body that Serves Part 4: the Pyramid Scheme

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Building a Body that Serves Part 4: the Pyramid Scheme

I never quite got pyramid schemes.  It’s always apparent to me that the person at the bottom is doing all [&hellip

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Book Review – “Seeking Allah, Finding Jesus” by Nabeel Qureshi

Every so often I find a book compelling enough I just can’t wait to finish reading it.  Nabeel’s reflections and [&hellip

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Book Review - “How High Will You Climb?” by John C. Maxwell

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Book Review – “How High Will You Climb?” by John C. Maxwell

When  I was given the chance to read How High Will You Climb? by John Maxwell  I approached it with [&hellip

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Building a Body that Serves Part 3: The Home Trumps Church

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Building a Body that Serves Part 3: The Home Trumps Church

 My wife and I like playing games. I used to love specifically card games, and some of them have a [&hellip

27 Mar 2014 | Comments Off
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Book Review - Simplify by Bill Hybels

Books, Culture, Faith, Family

Book Review – Simplify by Bill Hybels

The title of the book Simplify caught my attention.  Knowing Bill Hybels’ writing and speaking from previous experiences, I was curious [&hellip

12 Aug 2014 | Comments Off