Conference going is an art. That may sound a bit hyperbolic–like, “brushing your teeth is an art.” Yet, I believe one can go┬áto conferences and get little out of them. We can also attend conferences in such a manner they aren’t enjoyable or miss key opportunities for ministerial growth. IContinue Reading

Jerry Rushford

This humble blog has been a bit more sporadic this week–and for good reason. I’ve made my annual pilgrimage to Malibu for Pepperdine University’s annual Bible Lectures. Though Friday Stream of Consciousness has become the most read weekly post on New Vintage Leadership, I’m altering it today in order toContinue Reading

stream of consciousness

Here are some things I’m thinking about this Friday morning: I read recently of a new sound machine that plays Darth Vader breathing for up to ten hours. No offense to the inventor–humorous idea. As for me putting my kid down to one of those–or sleeping to it myself…no thanks.Continue Reading