Comforted comforters…

 2 Corinthians 1:3-11  This is chapter 2 in my “Learning Leadership Lessons from 2 Corinthians” that you can find here. 2 Corinthians contains more references to “trouble” and “tribulation” that any other book in the New Testament. But it also contains more in it about God’s “comfort” than any other. While the term “tribulation” is …

The flappy shirt

We have conducted ourselves in the world, and especially in our relations with you, in holiness and sincerity that are from God. We have done so not according to worldly wisdom, but according to God’s grace. 2 Corinthians 1:12 My friend Robby has a plaque in his office that says, “The leader knows the way, …

What Tess Taught Me

The following is the 21st chapter of my essay on Learning Leadership Lessons from 2 Corinthians, called:  “Leaders see people through their potential in Christ.”        And he died for all, that those who live should no longer live for themselves but for him who died for them and was raised again.   16 …

The Surgeon’s Assistants

I shared this in chapter 22 of my essay called Learning Leadership Lessons from 2 Corinthians. As God's fellow workers we urge you not to receive God's grace in vain. 2 Corinthians 6:1  “God’s fellow workers” Isn't that a great way to describe spiritual leaders? Paul used it in another place along with some other descriptive terms …