Friday Stream of Consciousness – 115

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Here’s what’s on my mind this Friday morning: I’ve been teaching a class at Pepperdine University this past week. I realize that I still love college kids and teaching. But…my heart is with the church. I’m glad the Donald Sterling thing is wrapping up. What a mess. The Padres drafted well in the first two […]

Do You Believe in Those You’re Leading?

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People are led best by people who believe in them. If people sense we don’t like them, we think they are not as bright or hopeless…we’ll never be able to lead them effectively. True, there are some dysfunctional relationships out there in which people lead through violence, emotional abuse, or fear. But, that’s not biblical […]

What Do You Think of Them… Really?

People can sense what we really think of them. That’s one reason what we really think of others matters. In middle-school we can get away with faking it. The older we get the more adept we become at sensing what others think of us, and we tend to respond to that somehow. Some of us […]