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Coaches Corner October 2016

by Lin Wahlen

Identity Crisis Averted This past weekend in worship, our Pastor asked us how we label ourselves.  The first thing that came to my mind was “blessing.”  So, I was somewhat surprised when the congregation’s answers went general, and then negative.  They started speaking labels like:  voter, consumer, sports fan, and then moved to:  chicken, bully, […]

Coaches Corner September 2016

by Lin Wahlen

Count the Cost of Weekend “Worship” We, as Christians, believe that the Holy Spirit empowers and enables us to be devoted to Christ and His cause. This should be normal for every believer, and involves living life as God’s holy church and worshiping HIM with our lives. We do this personally by following the guidance […]

Coaches Corner August 2016

by Lin Wahlen

Follow The Light Into Courageous Leadership This past month, several of our Life Spring Network and LUKE team members had the privilege of attending a leadership conference called the Global Leadership Summit. Over two days, we heard a wide variety of stories and songs from all over the world with a common thread: following God’s […]

Coaches Corner July 2016

by Lin Wahlen

Please Pass the Prayer Last month, we talked about the need for prayer, building prayer filled relationships, and asking God to enhance our perspective on His power through prayer.  This month, we are going to look at practical tips for letting God change our tactics on prayer-filled living in the church. Why?  Because while we […]

Coaches Corner June 2016

by Lin Wahlen

Connection through PRAYER No pastor or church leader I’ve yet spoken with disagrees that we are all called to obey The Great Commission (to go and make disciples). The rub generally comes shortly after this awareness and conviction when the obstacles that are naturally a part of the spiritual battle start assaulting the abundant life […]

Coaches Corner May 31, 2016

by Lin Wahlen

One of the most common obstacles heard from church leaders is TIME. There are so many demands made of the church staff: funerals, weddings, dynamic worship, baptisms, youth and family ministry, service opportunities, inspiration, education…lots of spiritual healing. Leaders find it challenging to satisfy all these requests because there often seems to be the expectation […]