See, on Thom Rainer’s blog, this fine post by Mike Glenn: “The Strange Case of the Imploding Ministers.”
In your twenties?
Mike Glenn has written a very good post entitled “Your Twenties Matter.”
Simple, but a powerful practice.
See Seth Godin’s “The simple power of one a day.” I like this post. Even though he is referring to marketing practices, the principle is applicable on a number of fronts. There is great power in intentionally doing something of value each day, even though it may seem very small. This week I will be putting together a list for my own practice.
A must-read for pastors, ministers, and any other church leaders.
See this post by Mark Stevens at Jesus Creed (Scot McKnight): Pastor: The Happy Job? Note in particular the author’s list of what is draining and what gives life. Reading this post gave me the opportunity to reflect on what I might place on my own lists.
A story begins with conflict.
See this very good post by Jeff Goins: “When a Story Really Begins.”
These pictures really are amazing: “Amazing Hand Paintings.”
From Manila: ”The library with no rules.”