It is hard to imagine how many Haitians around Port Au Prince are living in tents. This alone is not a unthinkable hardship. However, many lost loved ones, friends, and all their possessions at once. Perilous times have come.
From the place where beauty and desperation live side by side.
Give this a listen to sharpen your perspective on leadership from the perspective of a person in authority.
John Dawson Leadership Teaching (click the link below)
Great stuff, and one of my favorites of all time.
How do we prepare for the days ahead?
What is it that God has been leading you to that you have been avoiding?
We know that obedience to God always looks like a cost to us before we move into it. This should not alarm us, and we don’t need to be surprised about it. It will always be this way, at least in this age….. After we enter into the obedience that God is directing us into, and we are established in it, then we can see that it really wasn’t cost, when compared to what God has added to us. We should also realize that the higher the level of obedience, the greater the cost can appear, and the longer it may take to see the fruit.
I want to ask you to do something now. Ask God what He wants you to do. He will tell you, though the larger direction may take more seeking. A casual approach to life is costly. We must seek the Lord and His will intently. But God wants you to know His will, and if you approach it seriously, He will communicate His will to you. The scriptures are clear about this fact. Continue reading “Preparing for the Days Ahead”