Mentee the Manatee

Mentees: Are You Failing Enough to Succeed?

As much as you like the group you serve, one day you will move on. Others may carry you out feet first, but you...
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Reading in the Power of Spirit

I’ve heard the adage, “Leaders are readers.” That seems to be generally true. I want to suggest another adage that is just as true - “What...
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Who Are You Making Successful?

I’m in the midst of compiling the top ten lessons I learned when I went through my near-death experience a few years ago. An...
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It’s Always About the Process…

God work most often moves in bits and pieces and not in large steps. I find this is one of the most frustrating aspects...
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The Way of Influence

Want to be an influencer? Lots of people ask that question and they come up with almost as many answers. There is no end...
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Rabbits and Turtles

Rabbits go fast, turtles move slowly. They’re both good. I’m convinced we are naturally inclined toward one direction or the other. All of us...
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It’s Not Too Late to Turn Outward…

What can you do to bring change to a church that didn’t begin in an outward direction? Here are a couple of practical first...
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Do You Have a Plan or a Mission?

Seth Godin is a thinker I look up to. He says, “Plans are good but missions are better.” Plans will let you down but missions...
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Walking Out Your Potential

I’ve come to believe that most success in life is about doing things that are distasteful - or at least a willingness to do...
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Strategy of Attacks

As we live a life of obedience we run into obstacles. Chalk it up to the universal principle of attack and counter-attack. As you...

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