Both/And Leadership

Both/And Leadership

There was a time in Church history where denominations like ours enjoyed an era of expanding resources. They had the same mission as we do, to make disciples and build a vibrant God-honoring Church, but they were pursuing these activities in a markedly different...
Can You Say, “Los Ranchos Fusion?”

Can You Say, “Los Ranchos Fusion?”

The only thing I know about Indian food is that I love eating it. If I visit a food court offering the world’s many cuisines, I’ll end up eating Indian food every time. Breakfast, lunch or dinner, I just can’t get enough. Well, that has changed. I don’t need to leave...
The Power of “Together”

The Power of “Together”

Our family had a mission statement. My parents wouldn’t use those words, of course, but to this day, we know it by heart. They reared us to be “lovers and givers.” That was their deepest hope, why we existed. The challenge was that we were all so peculiar. One child...
Spring Fever

Spring Fever

Every spring I catch this virus. I hear others get it too. It’s called ‘spring fever.’ As the flowers begin to bud and the days grow longer, my energy seems to build like the crescendo of a symphony. I begin to wake before sunrise and then don’t find myself settling...