Warning: You Will Experience Pressure

Warning: You Will Experience Pressure

I’m not a fan of being under pressure. I’m an Enneagram 9, an introvert, and a rather contemplative soul. You won’t hear me bragging about how crazy-busy my life is and how I just can’t keep up with the pace. Instead, I like rhythm. And quiet. And measured progress....
Stop the Race

Stop the Race

When I played professional baseball… okay, actually, I never played past peewee league, but I remember what happened when a player got hurt (which was pretty often in peewee). We would all “take a knee.” When one player was down, all of us paused...
Hope When Your Heart Is Troubled

Hope When Your Heart Is Troubled

Jesus’ disciples were quite familiar with sailing on troubled seas. Several of them had been career fishermen and all of them were in the boat that night Jesus was sleeping below deck during a storm, waking up only to calm it with a word. On the very last night...
Be a Weekend Warrior, Not a Weekend Worrier

Be a Weekend Warrior, Not a Weekend Worrier

The word “sabbath” simply means rest, and God made his intentions for mankind pretty clear: we’re to live productive lives for six days and then take one off – a sabbath. Much of what is written in the Old Testament about the sabbath has to do...
The Secret to Being “At Peace” with Life

The Secret to Being “At Peace” with Life

Fear, worry, and anxiety are all cousins. Fear is our reaction to something that intimidates us. Worry is what happens when we dwell on our fears. And anxiety is when worry works its way into our very physiology. And in our culture, we’re very anxious. The big...
Jesus Sees Your Value, Even When You Don’t

Jesus Sees Your Value, Even When You Don’t

As Christians, we often have the tendency to approach God as the rule-giver. We want him to tell us what we’re supposed to do and what we’re not supposed to do so that we can try our best – with a lot of failure along the way – to keep his...
DLP #002: What’s Killing Your Leadership? Burnout!

DLP #002: What’s Killing Your Leadership? Burnout!

Thanks for Listening! Help out by subscribing and leaving a review in iTunes. Share this show using the buttons in the player above. Read the Article Version Below [Adapted from the Transcript] What is it that’s drowning us, as leaders? What is it that’s...

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