Monthly Archives: September 2011

Peripheral Vision

For am I now seeking the favor of men, or of God? Or am I striving to please men? If I were still trying to please men, I would not be a bond-servant of Christ.—Galatians 1:10 I haven’t always appreciated … Continue reading

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Short Sighted Vision

The elders who rule well are to be considered worthy of double honor, especially those who work hard at preaching and teaching.—1 Timothy 5:17 My transition from youth pastor to teaching pastor was quite abrupt. The beginning went right according … Continue reading

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Vision Impaired

I think one reason I’ve had a love/hate relationship with the concept of “vision,” is that the issue is largely neglected in Scripture. (That doesn’t necessarily make it wrong, not at all. But it may show that we tend to … Continue reading

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Vision Overload

When we demand ingenuity of pastors, someone ends up getting hurt. At least, that’s the claim I made in my last post. Sadly, I’m not speculating on the damage. I’ve seen it close up. “I think I’m finished”, the pastor … Continue reading

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