Have you ever been around a person who is full of life? They are happy, kind, thoughtful and intentional in relationship with you. You leave an interaction with this person feeling like you just received a pure breath of fresh air. Why? What was different about this encounter than others you had that day? Let’s … Continue reading Getting an Alignment
Fear and trepidation roiled within me as I walked into my first offsite leadership meeting. Nine or ten men in their late 30s to mid-50s, in business-casual attire (what did that even mean for women in the middle of the ‘80s?), stood around talking leisurely. I felt so conspicuous: I was 26 years old, the … Continue reading Living as the Beloved
Christian Leadership Alliance President and CEO Tami Heim recently interviewed Newt Crenshaw, President and CEO of Young Life. Newt Crenshaw brings extensive experience and faithful commitment to his role at Young Life, leading a global ministry with a presence in over 100 countries. Crenshaw is committed to Young Life’s 80-year mission of reaching young people … Continue reading A Culture of Belonging
“After this I saw a vast crowd, too great to count, from every nation and tribe and people and language, standing in front of the throne and before the Lamb. They were clothed in white robes and held palm branches in their hands.“ (Rev. 7:9, NLT) If asked to point to the most significant event … Continue reading What if Diversity isn’t the Solution?