Be The One Who Gets It Done: Commit To Completion

Be The One Who Gets It Done: Commit To Completion

by Brad Lomenick You are probably unaware I spent several years working on a ranch in Colorado. If you know anything about ranch life, you know that fixing fences is a constant requirement and part of the job. My drenched hands worked furiously as thunder clapped overhead. When I began repairing the corral fence an hour earlier, the sky was a palette of blue. But forty minutes into the project, clouds rolled in and showered down on my team and me. We pressed on with our work. Now, a little... Read More
Develop A Habit Of Curiosity: Keep Learning

Develop A Habit Of Curiosity: Keep Learning

by Brad Lomenick The Hillsong bands have achieved success many others only dream of. They’ve had many songs hit the Billboard charts. In 2014, they were nominated for ten GMA Dove Awards, including Artist of the Year and Song of the Year, and were the subject of a new documentary. Their powerful worship songs, such as “Oceans,” are belted out by hundreds of thousands in churches around the world each week. Their touch is Midas-like. Given the level of success that Hillsong... Read More
Catalyst Leader Book Study, Week 3

Catalyst Leader Book Study, Week 3

I can’t count the many times I have made a decision out of my fear of failing. It is scary to put yourself outside of what you are comfortable with. I don’t want to make anyone angry with me! I don’t want to look bad! In this chapter, you will be challenged to push your fear of what might happen and lead with courage! Chapter 5, Courageous “Live a life that someone else would want to take notes on.” –Bob Goff If you were at The Orange Conference this year, you were blessed to hear from a guy... Read More
Catalyst Leader Book Study, Week 2

Catalyst Leader Book Study, Week 2

Along this journey of ministry, there was a season when I decided to take a break from fulltime ministry. I wanted to take some time to quiet my mind and allow God to redirect my steps, as I was experiencing burnout and knew if I wasn’t careful I would grow bitter and resentful toward the work I am so passionate about. Time away, was eye opening! I was able to volunteer in ministries that I hadn’t been able to in the past. I watched other leaders lead and I became a follower. I had a rare... Read More
Catalyst Leader Book Study, Week 1

Catalyst Leader Book Study, Week 1

I felt called to ministry when I was 17 years old. I remember dismissing it immediately. After all, I already knew what I wanted to do with my life! I was going to go to beauty school and become a hairstylist to the stars! I dreamed of doing hair on the set of a movie or popular television show or being the personal stylist to a movie star! I was the girl in high school who did all my friends hair and makeup for dances, and would have a line of girls at church camp holding their hair brush and... Read More