But can understanding personality really make an office or construction site or non-profit organization run more effectively? My experience tells me the answer is a resounding yes!
Every day has its task; every week, its duties; every meeting, its agenda. You want to know what really kills our rest? Work that should have been finished, and could have been finished, but isn’t finished. Unfinished assignments absolutely bar the way into joyful rest
Game of Thrones is art. It may be bad art or art to be avoided, but it is art. It is a product of our culture and it contributes to the discussion about what it means to be human. Christians have some important things to say on this topic, and should not exclude themselves from the table. All Christians should be paying attention to this conversation, and some Christians might need to pay attention to the contribution that Game of Thrones is making.
One of the more stunning developments in the global church over the last half-century is the rapid expansion of “house church movements” in Asia. Countries such as China, Indonesia and the Philippines (among many others) now host congregants of house churches in numbers approaching or surpassing tens of millions.
An innate desire to save can begin with good intentions, but it leaves us shortsighted and vulnerable to burnout. We may even be stripping dignity from those whom we aim to “save.” Our initial reactions are also often unaware of the many dynamics that need to be addressed to minister to the whole person.
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