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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Working with Volunteers Principle #1 - People Before Programs

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Working with 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

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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

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Book Review: If I Had Lunch With C.S. Lewis

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Book Review: If I Had Lunch With C.S. Lewis

I know there are a number of historical people who I’d love to have lunch with.   On that list [&hellip

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Building a Body that Serves Part 2: Leaving Corporate Behind

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Building a Body that Serves Part 2: Leaving Corporate Behind

  So much of what we do in the church is shaped by corporate practices.  Our volunteer management at times [&hellip

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Building a Body that Serves - Introduction

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Building a Body that Serves – Introduction

Over the past decade and a bit of ministry I’ve had a growing desire that now requires a confession.   I [&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

7 Jul 2014 | No Comments