Steve Penny, Christian, Ministry, Church, Prayer

MY DAILY PRAYER STRUCTURE

Over my life I have used many structures to assist me in my daily prayers. I have found them helpful in staying focussed so that my prayer time is not spent meandering around paths of emotional concern. Here’s my structure – I pray it may help you:   1. ENTER HIS…
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Steve Penny, church, leadership

BEHAVIOUR BECOMING OF LEADERS

Having been in the ministry of the church for over 40 years, I have had time to observe many leaders both in their public and private lives. Being a flawed person, I am not in any way criticising anyone. However, I do believe there are some basic social behaviours that are…
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Steve Penny, Feel Good Friday,

THE SWARM METHOD – FOR GREETERS IN GOD’S HOUSE

  S – SMILE The greatest barrier-breaker is the human smile. Make sure you smile with your eyes. Keep smiling no matter the response.   W – WELCOME The kind of welcome you give to people is their first impression of their encounter and it sets the stage for their…
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SECURE LEADERSHIP

Insecure Leaders – see everyone else as competition. Secure Leaders – see everyone else as complimenting. MAKE WHAT OTHERS DO A COMPLIMENT TO WHO YOU ARE.   Insecure Leaders – are always looking for hidden agendas. Secure Leaders – accept people at face value. DON’T LIVE LIFE THROUGH SMOKE SCREENS….
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THE BLOOD OF JESUS

The blood of Jesus is powerful in every area of life. 1. THE JUDGEMENT HALL Anyone who lives by faith will often find themselves in the judgement hall of people’s opinions. The blood declares that every tongue that rises against you shall be condemned. 2. THE WHIPPING POST You can’t…
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HOLY COMMUNION

Marion and I celebrate communion together at least two or more times every week. It continues to be a powerful part of our daily lives. Communion is never a ritual, but a right of every believer. Marion and I have adopted some simple actions of faith every time we celebrate communion: REMEMBER We…
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Steve Penny, Feel Good Friday,

WHY I AM VOTING FAMILY FIRST IN 2016

With another election only weeks away in 2016, the dilemma over who to vote for has never been greater. As Christians we are urged to take the choosing of our national leadership very seriously, and to then pray for the elected parliaments to govern our nation with wisdom and integrity. In…
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