Lead Up

Prayer: why bother?

Prayer: Why Bother?

Prayer is God’s personal invitation to engage in direct, one-on-one relationship with Him, the very purpose for which we were created.

vibrant leadership


What is vibrant leadership? Nailing down a definition for vibrant leadership can be like that cliché about nailing Jell-O to a wall.

We are all theologians.

We’re All Theologians, and That Can Be Dangerous

Everyone is ultimately a theologian. Theological decisions are constantly made by everyone, and therefore we are all theologians.


Doctrine? Yuck!

Does doctrine have any connection to a relationship with Jesus? Does the Bible give any instruction regarding whether we should have a doctrinal statement?

triple-braided cord

Mentoring: People of Value Adding Value to People

Step up to the plate. Make this personal by committing to mentoring. There’s nothing more rewarding than investing ourselves in others.

leaders need emotional support

Do the Leaders in Your Church Need Emotional Support?

I envision churches that are a blessing to each other and leaders who feel deeply supported through genuine love and relationship.

bread for the world

4 Simple Steps to Becoming Bread for the World

Lost humanity needs good bread, the bread which came down from heaven. And what a privilege it is for Christians to become the bread of life.


Leadership Context: Are You a Leader in the Church?

To formally equip local church leaders, Artios Christian College offers LEA 321, Leadership in the Church of God (Seventh Day).

biblical interpretation

3 Strategies for More Honest Biblical Interpretation

Biblical interpretation is a process which requires more patience and work to ensure one is on the right track.

Fine-tuned heart

Fine-tuned Heart

The heart is an organ, a muscle at the center of our circulatory system. It is the size of a fist, weighs less than a pound, and never stops.