Leadership Lessons from David 02: Boring is Building

Before David became King of the nation of Israel, he had a very remarkable CV. He was a shepherd, a musician for the king, a servant, an errand boy, the sandwich deliverer, and armour carrier. Notice – he was never a politician or soldier. God trained him to be king through exceptionally menial, boring jobs!Continue reading “Leadership Lessons from David 02: Boring is Building”

Leadership Lessons from David 01: It Doesn’t Matter Where You Start!

In my general blog for church life, I am currently doing a series on Samson, a man who is strong and weak. As I was flicking through the Old Testament looking at his life, I flicked to a passage on David which says “And he died in a good old age, full of days, richesContinue reading “Leadership Lessons from David 01: It Doesn’t Matter Where You Start!”

Dos and Don’ts When Inviting A Guest Speaker

I love guest speakers. It’s a chance for me to rest and enjoy a faith-building message from another ministry, it’s a chance for our people to hear the gospel of the kingdom framed in a different way, it’s a chance for our people to hear a specialist with a specific message or gift, and finally,Continue reading “Dos and Don’ts When Inviting A Guest Speaker”