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Where Hell Can’t Prevail

Posted on September 28

Where Hell Can’t Prevail Jesus has designed the church to be His vehicle through which He will work to fulfill His Father’s purpose.  He said, “On this rock, I will build my church, and even the gates of hell can’t prevail against it.” (Matthew 16:18) How can leaders lead to build that kind of church? Here are four basics: WHY–Church leaders must keep in perspective what the mission of the local church is. Churches have... more »

Posted in Inspirational

Follow the Leader

Follow the Leader

Posted on November 3

FOLLOW THE LEADER The TBK Bank Quad Cities Marathon is a Boston qualifier course. The 26.2 mile-run starts and ends in downtown Moline, Illinois. It carries the runners through some of the most picturesque scenes of our nation’s heartland. In the September 2021 race, a very unusual thing happened. Tyler Pence is a sports coach at the University of Illinois. During the race, he was far behind two Kenyan runners. Because the Kenyans were so... more »

Posted in Inspirational

John Ed leading prayer on the steps of Valiant Cross Academy.

What Can I Do? – Part IV: Lift & Lead

Posted on July 1

WHAT CAN I DO? – PART IV: LIFT & LEAD 5. LIFT. When I truly listen, learn, lean, and love – I then lift people. People of all educational backgrounds, social standings, races, nationalities, denominations – we all need to lift each other. Paul says, “build each other up.”  (1 Thessalonians 5:11) The Bible says that when one person tries to stand alone, it’s dangerous, because if he falls, there’s nobody available to help him up. (Ecclesiastes... more »

Posted in Inspirational

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Radical Generosity Leadership

Posted on November 20

David was a great leader. God told him to build the temple. He called all the leaders to Jerusalem to share with them the vision. You see four areas of his leadership in radical generosity.

Posted in Inspirational

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