By Josh Reich on Jan 6, 2018
"The number one complaint I hear from people is, “I don’t have time. I don’t have time for hobbies, sleep, my marriage, relationships, kids, reading my Bible.” You do, you just gave that time away. You give your time to the things that matter most."
By Lance Witt on Oct 3, 2016
You don’t have to be running at an insane pace to be running on empty. I think the primary issue here isn’t the size of your ministry or the pace of your ministry. The PRIMARY issue has to do with the health of your soul (your interior life).
By Ray Hollenbach on Oct 28, 2019
We are loaded down with so many "shoulds," we find ourselves paralyzed by the inability to apply what we know.
By Lance Witt on Jan 15, 2018
Ambition is a blessing and a curse. When it is God-directed and Spirit-managed, it can bear tremendous fruit. But when it is hijacked by self and ego, it can leave a wake of destruction in its path.
By Peter Walters on Oct 29, 2016
I think we don’t take seriously enough the fact that taking care of our bodies is a spiritual issue.
By Outreach Magazine on Jul 11, 2018
Busy teaching pastors need time away from the pulpit to study, pray, rest, and refocus on the goal.
By Sermoncentral on Feb 2, 2017
We cannot love what we do not linger over.
By Lance Witt on Jan 16, 2017
Leaders who stay spiritually healthy long term are those who learn this sacred rhythm of advance and retreat.
By Sermoncentral on Sep 4, 2019
"I discovered that Americans need someone to give them permission to rest weekly."
By Steve Smith on Jan 20, 2017
If we do not understand our own limits in this life, we will never be content, satisfied or happy!
By Lance Witt on Feb 27, 2017
I am not exempt from the needs of my humanity simply because I am a pastor or ministry leader.
By Alphonetta Wines on Feb 21, 2013
We are called upon to bring the word: Sunday morning, Bible studies, funerals, conferences, civic events. Is it any wonder that there are times we have nothing fresh to say?
By Leigh Ann Carey Looyenga on Nov 3, 2016
Are you tired? Worn down by the pace of life and ministry? Do you feel like the abundant life may not be for ministry leaders?
By Carey Nieuwhof on Nov 17, 2017
"What hidden factors threaten to make or break you as a leader and as a person?"
By Leigh Ann Carey Looyenga on Dec 27, 2016
The first step in practically engaging Sabbath rest is getting rid of our narrow and legalistic views of the day.