Leadership is difficult on any given day, but it seems as though 2020 has heightened that hardship. It has seemed especially so in my leadership context of a church.
I wish I could say this was a stand-alone instance, but the reality is I have had numerous conversations where I walked away bewildered at what people believed "church" to be.
Ever read a story you thought you knew the ending of and realized there was another chapter? Forgetting part of the good news can turn out to be very bad news.
One issue I have observed during this political season among followers of Jesus is a tendency to one of two positions. I think both are deeply flawed perspectives.
6 months. 185 days. 4,440 hours. This is how long we have been in the "new normal" also known as 2020 since COVID hit. Speaking honestly, this has lasted way longer than I ever expected...