How to be powerful

How to be powerful

Some men are pigs. Some women are manipulators. It’s all too common to see ugly power being used by men over women, but it also happens from women to men, and from men to men and women to women, especially as relates to race. Whatever the direction and angle, toxic power is no power at all. It manifests the inner reality that we have no control over ourselves. True power looks very different: it looks like a person on their knees.

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You get to choose

You get to choose

You are a free and powerful person, and within the bounds of the law and of love, just about anything goes for you. Your parents can't dictate your life for you. Your religious community can't dictate what is appropriate for you to do and what isn't. Don't reject wise advice or sound counsel don't be a slave to the machine either. You get to choose.

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The New Missional Paradigm - Part 3: Church as Community, Work as Church

The New Missional Paradigm - Part 3: Church as Community, Work as Church

This post is the final in a 3-part series called "The New Missional Paradigm"; it's something of a manifesto on the intersection of church, community and business management. Please see the first part for a thorough introduction, and for an introduction to the concept of spiritual community: what it is, and why it's God's plan.

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The New Missional Paradigm - Part 2: Rethinking Business Management

The New Missional Paradigm - Part 2: Rethinking Business Management

This is the second in a 3-part article called "The New Missional Paradigm"; it's something of a manifesto on the intersection of church, community and business management. Please see the first part for a thorough introduction.

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