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Understanding the truth (intellectually) is not a substitute for obeying truth (in word and deed) and passing it on to others.
The solution to our racial injustice issues is actually quite simple. But it will require more of us personally than we probably understand.
Stacy and Lee Wood are launching a new podcast. Come check it out!
Every task—including making disciples—is a question of competency, confidence or both.
I’ve been in a season of frustration recently, struggling with a lack of “productivity.” I’ve heard the constant accusations of “failure” in my ear, and saw it’s reflection in the mirror. Then God reminded me that one of the greatest people that ever walked the planet had a similar experience.
Unity is the most elusive of all aspects of our calling as believers. It is also the most challenging.
I essentially told my mentor (Curtis Sergeant), “You don’t know what your talking about. This is working!” I was making his good thing “better.”
The story of Jesus calming the storm is an amazing example of Jesus’s sovereign power over the troubles of our world. But that isn’t really the point of the story.
After being trained by Curtis Sergeant I went home to Tampa and started 63 groups in just a few months and trained others to produce as well. We had hundreds of groups within two years. That was my single biggest mistake.
Focusing on our speed and productivity can be rewarding, but it can also be misleading. A recent ride on my road bike (re)taught me an important lesson.