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    Leaders Pray

    No lengthy post this month. Just as importantly, if not more so, is a call to prayer as follows by the leading of the Holy Spirit: [Continued…] New Leaders‘ Foundry Post has been sent out. Sign up here to follow our conversations on Christian leadership in the marketplace: http://eepurl.com/gehnS9

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    Spiritual Authority

    Leadership in the natural/physical realm and that in the spiritual realm don’t quite work the same. The janitor of a building can have a higher spiritual rank than the CEO of the company who owns the building. Do you know what spiritual power and authority you have? There are a couple of questions you can ask yourself and God to help you get a better understanding of this. [Continued…] New Leaders’ Foundry Post has been sent out. Sign up here to follow our conversations on Christian leadership in the marketplace: http://eepurl.com/gehnS9

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    Pastor Appreciation Month: Prayer

    We get to end the month on the same note we started it on – by honouring the ministers in our lives, this time in prayer. If you’ve just joined this party and have no idea what’s happening, read this first. It’s not too late to get it done. Besides, the heart of this call is to stir up a culture in us that regularly extends gratitude and honour to those God is using to bless us. As we come to the end of Pastor Appreciation Month, more commonly known as October, I’d like us to take time to pray over these ministers as follows: Refreshing for them and their…

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    Pastor Appreciation Month

    This leadership post comes at the beginning rather than the end of the month since October is Pastor Appreciation Month. It’s not something that’s widely celebrated (at least not in this part of the world) but I’m hoping to change that a little. I’ve always found it ironic how quick we are to drag people under the bus at the slightest allegation of failure but celebrating those who have faithfully supplied into our lives over the years while they’re still alive to hear it is like pulling teeth. Instead of the usual leadership thoughts I’d normally share, I make this request: this month, find a way to appreciate those God…

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    Strength To Stand

    Victory can easily be considered as something that happens in a moment. When I hit a certain target, then am I victorious. But this kind of victory is a fleeting high that’s comes at the peak of a journey. It marks a milestone but fails to recognize that the milestone wouldn’t be what it is without every effort – big and small – that preceded it. There’s a different kind of victory. The in between kind. The one where you keep doing what God has called you to do even when you don’t see instant results. The one where you keep putting one foot in front of the other even…