Monthly Archives: August 2013

Interruptible

We were driving along a remote road along the Deschutes River on our way to meeting in Sunriver, OR.  We passed a woman who was trying to fix her flat tire. She looked distressed. “Maybe we should stop and help,” … Continue reading

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Abundance: Lessons from Alaska Natives Part IV

This morning while we were doing our devotions outside the church where we are staying a man came by carrying a live Dungeness crab. He was going for a walk and saw it in the water and thought his mother … Continue reading

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Leadership from Below – II

“Blessed are the meek, for they shall inherit the earth.”  (Matthew 5:5, ESV) On a beautiful dry day in September some years ago, my wife and I took the kids up to Mount Saint Helens for a day hike. With … Continue reading

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Leadership from Below – I

Servant leader was a term coined by Robert K. Greenleaf in “The Servant as Leader”, an essay that he first published in 1970. While I appreciate his challenge to conventional leadership theory, what is the matter with just “servant?”  Isn’t … Continue reading

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