The Power of Culture

Organizations and collectives of people of any size function to the expectations of their common culture. Every family, tribe, or group of people of any size has an agreed culture even if they have not directly identified and clarified it. Some rules of culture. 1. What a culture is –…
read more

Leadership Qualities

There are three qualities I look for when considering promoting someone to a higher level of leadership. 1. Charisma – their leadership gift Does the persons gift make a way for them. Their gift should already be evident and showing signs that it can function at a higher level. A…
read more

Servants and stewards

Proverbs 29.19 A servant will not be corrected by mere words; For though he understands, he will not respond. It is important to understand the difference between a servant and a steward. Just one of the differences has to do with how you motivate them. A servant only responds to…
read more

Reading between the lines

Many times in life we receive messages that could well have a double meaning. That is when we must read between the lines and discern the intent of a persons heart. Recently I had the privilege of playing golf with a friend who is a very good golfer. We were…
read more

THE HILLSONG “IT”

Last night we experienced with awe the opening night of Hillsong Conference 2009. The amazing light and sound show that started the night was indescribable. It was sheerly amazing. However the best was yet to come. The worship was electric and the sense of God’s presence in the place was…
read more