Category: Leadership

Chain Links

Mike and I celebrated over breakfast a week ago and I handed him his segment of small chain, four links long. I like to do that whenever I finish a one-on-one Bible read-through with a friend. The links represent elements of what Paul wrote in 2 Timothy 2:2—“and what you have heard from me in …

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Apollos

Paul started his letter to the Corinthians with a stark appeal: stop elevating people and pay attention to Christ! Who were the competitors to Christ among Corinthian Christians? None other than Paul and, with him, Apollos and Peter. Let’s review this cluster of Christ’s Corinthian competitors. Paul founded the church in Corinth so he had …

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Two Types of Leaders

This entry has also been published on my shared Cor Deo site. For any responses please go there: Cor Deo A leader with Christ’s heart differs from leaders in the world as light differs from darkness. Jesus taught as much and lived as such. Think, for instance, of how he loved all those he led. …

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Leadership

My post this week was delayed because of a leadership conference in Hungary. Among those present at the “ELF” conference were some of the brilliant and powerful leaders in European and British Christian circles today. I was impressed and sometimes very moved by what was offered. And I felt some grief as well. Let me …

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