The Importance of Fulfilling Your Top Five Percent

While recently away, I spent time talking with the Lord about priorities, namely, defining the top five percent of my life that I, and only I, can do.

wall ladders

Much of what I’m sharing with you is a result of my recent study from Wayne Cordeiro’s book, “Leading on Empty.” I would urge you to pick up the book. You can see my review here.

Book Reviews: 5 Books Worth Reading

What I've been reading lately

Lately, the Lord has me reading A LOT of books and here are five of them I want to highlight. We’ve passed a few of these books among our Staff and have had great discussions as staff member contributes to what they are learning.


Leaders are readers, and we need to be consistently growing. So if you’re not reading, I strongly urge you to do so.

Ekklesia: Helping Rediscover The Lost Identity of the Church (1)

In the darkest place comes the greatest revelation

Over the last year, the Lord has really been shining His revelatory light over Matt 16:13-19. Here, we read of Peter’s great confession that Jesus is the Christ (Messiah, Anointed One).

Ekklesia (4)

The scriptures tell us that Jesus makes his way furthest north in the region of Caesarea Philippi, and then, he takes a two-day walk with His disciples to the Gates of Hades (Hell).

What To Do When You Find Yourself In Difficult Seasons

Three things you can do

This past year, well more accurately, these past few years have been marked with significant challenges leading to difficult situations.

Difficult Situations

I’ll use this space to share what the Lord has taught me in this season in the context of leadership and my pursuit of God through the process.

Why God’s Laws Are So Good For Us

Two Primary Ways God's Laws Free Us To Live Out Our Full Potential and Purpose

Why do so many view the laws and commands of God as narrow and confining? This is far from the truth. On the contrary, the laws and commands of God are both liberating and freeing.

Reading God's Word

Now I realize we are New Testament believers and ceremonial laws are no longer needed for all who are in Christ Jesus. I’m referring to the foundational principle of God’s law, mainly the moral laws and commands of the Lord found in both the Old and New Testaments.