Tag : Balance

You Can’t Pour from an Empty Bucket, Part 4

There are three places God has promised to show up: His Word, His sacraments, His people. These are the places where God has promised to “fill your bucket.” Continue reading

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You Can’t Pour From an Empty Bucket, Part 2

Your intellectual bucket gets filled up when you’re learning. Your brain is healthiest (and happiest) when it’s being used. Continue reading

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You Can’t Pour from an Empty Bucket, Part 1

Who are you pouring into and who is pouring into you? Continue reading

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All Things New: Sacrifices that are Worthwhile

Working in the church often requires sacrifices. Which ones are worthwhile? Continue reading

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Betwixt: Taking Care of Yourself

Betwixt: Taking Care of Yourself

As a leader, you need to take time to take care of yourself in order to better take care of those around you. Continue reading

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Boundaries: Secrets from DCEs who Thrived, Not Just Survived

Boundaries: Secrets from DCEs who Thrived, Not Just Survived

Each year dozens of professional church workers leave their position at their church. Why they leave is no secret to many of us. But there are other secrets you should know. The secrets that cause purposeful thriving and not accidental surviving. Continue reading

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Devotion: Come to My Rescue

a devotion on Psalm 31:2 Continue reading

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Devotion: Working with God as your Master

a devotion on Matthew 6:24 Continue reading

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The Rookie: Clearing the Clutter

The Rookie: Clearing the Clutter

Clear the clutter from your life and get ready to see what God will teach you. Continue reading

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Stages: The Life of a Youth Worker

Stages: The Life of a Youth Worker

Every youth worker goes through various stages in ministry, from fresh-faced college grad to experienced veteran. Along the way there are many challenges, joys, and growth experiences both in ministry and at home. How do you balance the two at these different stages in your life? Continue reading

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