Do Something You Don’t Have To Do

Do Something You Don’t Have To Do

Here’s a secret every good volunteer and leader knows: You don’t do something because you feel like it. You do something in order to feel like it. If you only do what you have to do, you will be limited in what you do. It’s the stuff that you don’t have to do that ultimately changes your faith. Maybe that’s what Jesus meant when He suggested this to a group of people gathered around Him to hear Him teach: “Suppose someone forces you to go one mile. Go two miles with them.” To us, this sounds... Read More
Why Your Ministry Needs A Good Party

Why Your Ministry Needs A Good Party

Sometimes it takes a party to change how we see each other. There’s something about spending time together that is unrushed, in a place that is safe, where people can be who they are that builds a different kind of relationship. So, since I’m sure we all have an image that comes to mind when we use the word party, let me clarify. I’m not talking about the irresponsible, indulgent, indecent kind of party that leaves you with a hangover and text messages you don’t remember sending. Instead, I am... Read More