Doors don’t close in ministry without another door opening. It might not look the same, but it will be just as full of blessings as we walk through it in obedient expectation. What’s an unexpected place God’s taken you where you’ve found him at work? … More One Door Closed, Another Door Opened
Awareness of the power of emotions keeps us from growing bitter when doors close in life and ministry. … More It’s Not Fair!
Just as in nature, there are natural seasons in ministry. With each change, doors will close but others open. … More Seasons in Service
Sometimes leaving a place isn’t about pain but about peace, and that peace comes from God to let you know it’s time to go. … More When You Know It’s Time to Go
We need rest and rejuvenation to keep moving forward in ministry. Jesus tells us how to find it. … More Burnout
When a comfortable faith is made uncomfortable by poverty, injustice, and evil, a crisis is sure to follow. Don’t lose the battle. … More Crisis of Faith
Has sudden change left you feeling there is unfinished business where you were serving? Start now working while you still can wherever you are to be able to leave without regret. … More Working While We Can
What do you do when you’re called to serve, but the door to service closes? You’re packed, but can’t move forward. Do you begin to doubt God’s call? … More Did I Hear You Right, God?
Having unrealistic expectations is like wearing rose-colored glasses into service. Better to do a pre-flight check of your expectations to help insure a smoother transition to unchartered territory for his glory. … More Expectation Check
Has a closed door shaken your sense of calling? Don’t forget that God’s call is dynamic, not static. … More The Many Shades of Calling