Three Choices Creative Worshipers Should Make This Year To Experience Divine Fulfillment

To experience divine fulfillment is to do what God has created us to do and to know He is happy with it. To hear Him say “Well done, good and faithful servant” is a lifelong desire but we shouldn’t have to wait a lifetime to experience His approval. Prov. 16:15 “In the light of the […]

6 Key Actions For Building The Worship Team You Want

I’m so thankful for our worship team here at Vision Church @ Christian International. Many on the team have been with me for the 19 years that Lisa and I have lead worship here. They are a multi-generational and diverse group who love the Lord and love to worship. They have made team-building a blessing and for […]

How To Ease The Pressure Of Responsibility And Release The Fun Of Creativity

We all have responsibilities and we all want to be creative. Wether it’s painting, writing, blogging, or designing, it’s hard to put our minds into being creative when there’s so much to be done. If I have something hard to do and put it off, then even my relaxation is peppered with mental reminders that […]

How to Increase Your Influence While Surviving The Three Phases of Dream Fulfillment

The year was 2011 and I was seeking the Lord for my family. The Lord spoke to me that it would be a time of increased influence. The number 11 is special to our family. Lisa and I were married on the 11th of September and years later we adopted two children on September 11th. […]

Four Choices That Keep Your Health From Slowing Down Your Calling

The road to finishing life well is paved with the benefits of healthy eating. The saddest distraction of calling is the suffering from what might have been avoided. There are certain things under our control and things that are not. Whatever is under our control gives to us the result of our choices. I was once […]

Choose to Be Choosy

Nothing draws away the strength from your calling more than trying to do too many things with your life. You end up exhausted, frustrated, and a feeling of having wasted your time. You often hear the saying that claims you can do anything you want to do and that is inspiring. The truth is you can’t do […]

Enjoying The Fruits Of Choosing To Serve

The quickest way to begin living out your calling is to find somewhere and help. Samuel served Eli. Elisha served Elijah. David served Saul, and Paul served Barnabas for a season. My wife and I began serving on worship teams, in the nursery, and in the youth ministry. All of these areas were related to our […]