Too Busy to Be Prayed For

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I need all the prayers I can get. All of us do. Someday, I’d love it if the Lord gave me a glimpse of how much of the blessings in my life were the results of answered prayers of His people. I try to lift others up in prayer regularly. I believe in the power […]

10 Things I’ve Learned from Starting a New Church

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I have a friend who has started a new church. He suggested I write a post listing some lessons I’ve learned from helping start New Vintage Church in Escondido. It’s been an awesome journey, and if what we’ve picked up along the way can help others involved in the noble vision of church multiplication, I’d […]

Did You Feel That?

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It’s important we check the softness of our hearts now and then. It’s good to be tough, to not get overwhelmed by things when chaos breaks out–or to make matters worse by freaking out along with everyone else. However… What’s even worse is to be a leader who can’t feel pain. When someone in the […]