Our Blogs

Go Ye Therefore

Posted on 1.17.20 in Leadership

The Law of Empowerment Part 18 Positive and Negative Reinforcement-Jude 14-16 Four times Jude uses the word “ungodly” to guide his readers into a lifestyle pleasing to God. Like all good leaders, Jude understands the need for both positive and negative reinforcement. He empowers his readers to do what is right by sharing the rewards […]

Continue reading »

Go Ye Therefore

Posted on 1.10.20 in Leadership

The Law of Empowerment Part 17  Love Cast Out Fear-1 John 4:17-21 When God perfects His love in us, we need not fear or feel insecure. We remain secure in His grace. We don’t fear punishment or judgment. We are free to love others (1 John 4:19). Only these sorts of leaders empower others. The Law of […]

Continue reading »

Go Ye Therefore

Posted on 1.3.20 in Leadership

The Law of Empowerment Part 16  God Gave Us All-2 Peter 1:1-8 Second Peter emphasizes God’s empowerment of His people. Like all good leaders, God equips us with everything we need to do what He calls us to do. Peter tells us that God granted to us “all things that pertain to life and godliness” (2 […]

Continue reading »

Go Ye Therefore

Posted on 12.27.19 in Leadership

The Law of Empowerment Part 15  Elders Mentor and Model-Titus 2:1-7 Paul helps us to see four levels of leadership development. He himself represented the first level. He charged Titus as the second level. Titus was to teach older men and women, representing the third level. Finally, Titus was also to teach the young men […]

Continue reading »

Go Ye Therefore

Posted on 12.20.19 in Leadership

The Law of Empowerment Part 14  Paul Gives Power-Galatians 5:13-15 When leaders empower their followers, they give them the freedom to act—and trust that they will do so responsibly. Paul released the Galatians to become all God intended them to be. They felt free and empowered by God’s Spirit and Paul’s leadership. As a secure leader, Paul freely […]

Continue reading »

Go Ye Therefore

Posted on 12.13.19 in Leadership

The Law of Empowerment Part 13 Comfort Others- 2 Corinthians 1:2-4 God promises to comfort us in our troubles, then asks us to share that comfort with others. Remember, we can’t give away what we don’t possess. We are to pass on what God gives to us. We don’t receive as an end in itself, […]

Continue reading »

Go Ye Therefore

Posted on 12.6.19 in Leadership

The Law of Empowerment Part 12  God Changes from Inside-Romans 5:12-21 God’s leadership is transformational. Paul carefully compares and contrasts Adam’s work with Christ’s and shows the fundamental changes God makes in us. He radically and permanently changes His people from the inside out. God never demands conduct that He doesn’t first Empower His followers to […]

Continue reading »

Go Ye Therefore

Posted on 11.29.19 in Leadership

The Law of Empowerment Part 11 Barnabas Gives Power to Others-Acts 9:27 Only empowered people can reach their potential. When a leader can’t or won’t empower others, he creates barriers within the organization that people cannot overcome. If the barriers remain long enough, the people give up, or they move to another organization where they […]

Continue reading »

Go Ye Therefore

Posted on 11.22.19 in Leadership

The Law of Empowerment Part 10 Jesus Gave Ministry Away-John 20:21, 22 Many leaders say they intend to work themselves out of a job. That is exactly what Jesus did. In John 20 Jesus puts His final touches on the empowerment of his twelve, then turns them loose. He gives them His peace (v. 21) […]

Continue reading »

Go Ye Therefore

Posted on 11.15.19 in Leadership

The Law of Empowerment Part 9 Jesus Empowered His Team-Luke 10:1-24 Jesus gave away His power to a team of 70 leaders and sent them out. Although they felt apprehensive about this first ministry tour, Jesus gave them everything they needed to succeed. Note how He equipped these leaders: to them and sent them out […]

Continue reading »

1 2 3 21