The author explores Scripture’s teachings on how to live a disciplined life while offering practical strategies for growth based on the science of self-control.
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We are all confronted with the fact that the scale and bureaucracy that once made our organizations strong are liabilities in this era of constant change.
In my research I have been astounded by this: when women encountering difficult gender hurdles choose forgiveness over bitterness, God often finds ways around the hurdles and gives them even more influence than if the original door they sought had been open to them.
Churches engaged in mission want their missionary partnerships to positively affect their church, and missionaries want their church to do things that support the mission their church sent them to do. So how do missionaries influence at home? And how do sending churches influence abroad? Do church-based teams perform differently than other teams? We’ll discuss . . . read more
Withholding forgiveness works much like a jail cell in that we surrender our freedom to the dictates of our emotions or other people. Consequently, we are not free to trust, to engage, to love, or to experience life to its fullest.
Connecting with people from different cultural backgrounds simply starts with walking across the street as we join in God’s redemptive plan for our neighborhoods, our cities, and around the world.
Utilizing “on the map” and “off the map” as two ways that leaders must understand their challenge, Bolsinger challenges the reader to reconsider how leadership itself works in today’s environment. In a readable format, this book summarizes much of contemporary leadership theory.
Kim presents the theoretical foundation needed to accurately understand the unique challenges to urban ministry. He draws on years of experience as he proposes principles to guide the urban missionary seeking to develop a workable strategy.