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How to Handle Distractions While Preaching

What is the most distracting thing that has ever happened to you while preaching? For me it was when I was a youth pastor at a church in New Mexico. I was preaching to a group of high school students. In the middle of my message, a boy stood up, jumped onto his chair and […]

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Preaching Quote #10 – J.H. Jowett

I love this quote from The Preacher: His Life and Work by J.H. Jowett “I have a conviction that no sermon is ready for preaching, not ready for writing out, until we can express its theme in a short, pregnant sentence as clear as a crystal. I find the getting of that sentence is the […]

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The Secret to Winning Time Management

Do you want to increase your productivity, simplify your life and get more done? Great, me too! On a quest to improve my time management skills, I discovered a few things I want to share with you. Most people (myself included) fail at time management because they approach it the entirely wrong way. We think […]

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5 Characteristics of Goals that Work

Goals. Many have them. Few accomplish them. Why? Most people have some general goals in their heads, but never write them down. Even worse, their goals are vague. They don’t follow a detailed plan. A goal without a plan is not a goal. It’s a wish. “Goals are visions and dreams with work clothes on… […]

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Make This Year Your Best Year

It’s the new year, which means one of two things: You have made a bunch of resolutions that you will probably fail by February. Or you are one of the cynical people who know the statistics, so you have made only one resolution: no more resolutions. Did you know that 46% of people who make […]

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