What Avocados Teach Us About Leadership

Some time ago, I spent some time with a long-time mentor. I was describing some leadership issues and asked for his advice. He cited a Latino farming proverb. I won’t try to say it in Spanish, I’ll just offer it’s meaning: “the avocados sort themselves out in the walking.” Or, something like that. I don’t […]

All Filled Up

I'm coming back all filled up. Filled up spiritually. Filled up intellectually. Filled up relationally. I’ve spent the last few days in Dallas, Texas, participating in Leadership Network’s Next Generation Pastors Learning Community. Leadership Network put together a group of large-church ministers under age-40 to sharpen one another, study issues facing ministers in that situation, […]