What is it that drives you, motivates you, wakes you up in the morning? Fear? Coffee? Money? Children? Your Spouse? What are your passions and goals in life? To be … Continue reading The Dreams of Our Childhood…
“May the God of hope fill you with all joy and peace as you trust in him, so that you may overflow with hope by the power of the Holy … Continue reading Walking at Midnight on the path of restlessness.
“The greatest danger for most of us is not that our aim is too high and we miss it, but that it is too low and we reach it.” -Michelangelo … Continue reading Dear Salvation Army, Where Are We Going?
“We put no stumbling block in anyone’s path, so that our ministry will not be discredited. Rather, as servants of God we commend ourselves in every way;…” 2 Corinthians 6:3-4 … Continue reading Day 15 – When The Going Gets Tough…
There is all sorts of types of fear. Fear that propels you into action. Fear that keeps those you love safe. Fear that weighs the outcomes of decisions yet to … Continue reading Imprisoned By Fear?
Look at this picture of thorny weeds; imagine living in it- right there in the middle of that ugly, painful nest of flesh tearing barbs. Imagine yourself moving around in … Continue reading “Hello…there you are!!” – Featuring Captain Shanais Strissel
I recall how aggressive and proactive our Founder William Booth was when it came to the Ministry of The Salvation Army. In early days, it was recommended that if the … Continue reading Dear Salvation Army, 4 Habits Of Healthy Corps
Brian Williams has been suspended from NBC this week. Longtime NBC anchorman was challenged by others within the media world as to the substance of his “encounters” while reporting on the … Continue reading Breaking News…”Misremembering” And The Quest For Integrity
Dear Soldiers and Officers, this is not the end all or be all of Corps Growth or the “How to” guide for all things Corps…but this is a start, a … Continue reading Dear Salvation Army, How To Build A Healthy Corps
It is not our Salvation that keeps us Holy. It is but a component of this saving grace. It isn’t our intellect that saves us either. It is the work … Continue reading Dear Salvation Army – The Pathway Of Duty Is Agony Sometimes!
I grew up in “the ministry”. My parents served faithfully for over 40 years in ministry. I seemingly followed in their footsteps upon hearing God’s calling for my life. Since … Continue reading 5 Reasons Ministries Fail In The First 5 Years…