9) THE POWER OF ONE MAN

Influence is one of the greatest gifts we have been given. This is a commodity often bought and sold, however real and eternal influence is of unspeakable value. It is more than a recommendation or a sales pitch, but it is the monument that our lives represent. What we are and what we do thatContinue reading “9) THE POWER OF ONE MAN”

8) THE IMPORTANCE OF T.E.A.M.W.O.R.K.

Outline adapted from Rick Warren Issue #133 12/17/2003 A team spirit is never accidental; it is always intentional. Teamwork is built on three factors: a compelling purpose, crystal clear communication, and a code of commonly held values. Let’s examine eight values of teamwork in a simple acrostic, T.E.A.M.W.O.R.K.: T – TRUST Trust among our teamContinue reading “8) THE IMPORTANCE OF T.E.A.M.W.O.R.K.”

7) THE USABILITY TEST

(Article reposted by permission from the Blog of Bishop J. Mark Jordan) From the department of practicality, we need to address this question: Who are the people most likely to be used in church services?  Do pastors, music directors and ministry leaders have favorites or do they apply certain rules of usability to everyone?  Should those who sing, playContinue reading “7) THE USABILITY TEST”

5) THE POWER OF COLLABORATION

Many people are afraid to dream big. They are reluctant to hope for to much because they don’t want to be disappointed. As a result, they satisfy themselves with the mundane. It doesn’t have to be that way. Even if you suspect in your hearts of hearts that you don’t have the talent or resourcesContinue reading “5) THE POWER OF COLLABORATION”

3) HOW LEADERS THINK

“You are today where your thoughts have brought you.  You will be tomorrow where your thoughts take you.” James Allen Proverbs 23:7 – “As a man thinks in his heart, so is he.” Everything begins with a thought: Victory begins with a thought – Defeat begins with a thought – What are you thinking?  How are youContinue reading “3) HOW LEADERS THINK”