Mentoring: More Than Just Passing the Baton

The topic of mentoring has been on my mind a lot lately. I have read a couple of books on this subject, listened to many speakers riff on its importance and give their particular takes on it — heard some brilliant ideas, received and been a witness to some top-notch execution of mentoring, and facilitated … [Read the rest…]

The Importance of Church

In our modern world of immediate and constant access and instant gratification, the church stands as a kind of paradox to the spirit of the age. What do I mean by that? Well, sometimes you might not always feel like you’re getting something out of a church service, but you keep going because you have … [Read the rest…]

Others Over Self

Selfishness is the root of all kinds of evils we see in our world today. If you’re not inclined to believe me, then consider the opposite: Love. Love is the root of every kind of good we see in our world today. Love is others-focused, whereas selfishness is self-focused. What do we need in this … [Read the rest…]