Doing A Lot vs Doing The Right Things

Doing A Lot vs Doing The Right Things

I’m sitting in the midst of boxes this morning. Boxes full of Christmas decorations waiting to be put back in storage, and boxes of new desks and bookshelves from Ikea. One hour in that place and I believe that this is the year everything will be organized, streamlined, and clutter free! I believe. Add in that everywhere you look on social media, someone is sharing their tips and tricks for starting the New Year off right. It’s that time of year. We all want to be better, and it really is a... Read More
Leading And Following—Even When You Don’t Agree On Everything

Leading And Following—Even When You Don’t Agree On Everything

by Anita Davis Sullivan In the church, we rely on many people to make our ministries possible. From creating environments in behind-the-scenes roles, to opening up with small groups, to being on stage in large worship experiences, it requires committed people. But whether you’re a voted-in member of a formal leadership team, or a parking lot volunteer new to faith, you are leading. Each of us has the option to choose to be a leader in our own area of influence in the church. And in truth, to... Read More
Glitter And Good News

Glitter And Good News

by Anita Davis Sullivan It’s the second most magical time of the year! You know, the time when we all have a fresh start. We have clean homes, new calendars, goals and themes for the New Year. We’re getting healthy, keeping our closets organized, and planning our meals. Except . . . I’m sitting here at the end of the first full week of the year, and there’s glitter on my cheek. Why? Because last night I finally started putting up the Christmas décor, and still today... Read More