Pressure. We are all feeling it. We have never been through anything like this. All of us are experiencing global economic, political, cultural, and health issues. And while everyone is feeling the pressure, leaders especially have to withstand even greater amounts as they deal with their own internal problems, in
I was having dinner with a friend Lee Lingo, Director of Kentucky Association of Manufacturers (KAM) and I used the oft-quoted statement “a rising tide lifts all boats”. Lee pointed out an objection to that and offered a slight correction. He said, “a rising tide lifts all SEAWORTHY boats”. Like
Many don’t understand the need for strategic planning in some organizations, especially churches. A common feeling is that if we just pray for it “God will provide”. Now I would never want to take anything away from the power of prayer and God’s ability to bless any ministry or organization.