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Dear Church

Dear Church,

On behalf of church leaders everywhere, I’m sorry.

The American church isn’t growing in most areas. In some areas the growth that is happening is slow and often times fueled by births. 823 more words

The One With The Briefcase

Jacob Sova, mentee, the dude riding a longboard with a briefcase. Words cannot describe this man who has a soul so genuine and kind that it is impossible to not like him. 364 more words

Leadership Development

Getting Mentors - don't ask!

Here’s a great piece of lifetime advice (among many) by Pentagram partner, Michael Beirut:

“People always want to look for mentors – then they say “Will you be my mentor?” Do NOT do that.  

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Why Hire an Executive Coach

The essence of individual coaching is helping individuals and leaders step into their potential by understanding their passion and refocusing energy into results.

Making significant changes in your career or your life without the help of a coach or mentor can be very intimidating.  187 more words


Swing Sets, Fear and Faith

As a child, I used to love to swing as high as I could, my butt rising slightly from the warm, rubbery sling, the view beyond my dirty Keds alternating between speckled sand and blue sky. 886 more words

My Life

Remembering A Mentor: John Glick

It was two weeks ago that I learned of the unexpected passing of one of the biggest mentors of my career, John Glick. I had just spent time with him, his wife Susie Symons, and several other of his past assistants last June for… 1,412 more words


Hello Mentee Here I Am

The responsibility of “mentoring” another individual is a scary thought.  I often find it difficult to take care of myself and answer my own questions, how am I going to “mentor” someone else? 236 more words