Category: Leadership

How Wise People End up in a Foolish Mess (Solomon’s Saga)

The story of King Solomon has always fascinated me. It is an epic saga of intrigue, survival, blessing, and eventual costly and tragic failure. Solomon was blessed by God and…
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Not Everybody Likes You or Me (And It’s Okay)

The desire to be liked and approved of by others runs deep in most of us. Maybe all of us. We are wired for connection to other humans. We are…
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You’re Not Always a “Great” Leader (and It’s Okay)

We live in a time when the pressure to be a great leader is a clear mandate for everyone from pastors to business executives. Being average is unacceptable. Leadership books…
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Help, I’m the Old Guy on Staff! (How to Manage Millennials with Mercy)

I’m not sure when it happened, but somewhere along the way, I became the old guy on our church staff. I don’t think of myself as old. I’m social media…
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