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Archive for May 2009

Shared Leadership: A Wilderness Experience (Part 2)

May 16, 2009

 How, then, did Moses establish his model of shared leadership?  Although the Scriptures are silent at this point, I’m sure that this must have been a very interesting elders’ meeting.  God must have been kidding when He talked about becoming a “kingdom of priests”, right?  As leaders, they had already dealt with a grumbling group […]

Shared Leadership: A Wilderness Experience (Part 1)

May 12, 2009

   Moses’ arms were killing him.  After all, he had been standing on top of the hill holding up the staff of God all day long and sunset was still a long way off.  As he struggled, his pre-battle words to Joshua kept racing through his head: “Tomorrow, I will stand on the hill with […]

Bad Math- Some widely held church-leadership beliefs don’t add up

May 6, 2009

Let me be up-front: To me, all math is bad math. Ever since Mrs. Moore’s seventh grade math class, I’ve always had the nagging belief that I did not need to be good at math to be successful. I was the kid who would raise my hand and ask why I’d ever need to know […]