Northwest Leadership Institute 2019: Liberation, Resistance + Dreaming of a New Church

I totally geek out at conferences. I'm a life long learner and love immersing myself in new stories, concepts and images. I got to take some friends from our team to Northwest Leadership Institute in Boise, Idaho recently. Thought I'd share some highlights for any of you who love leadership, the church and how we … Continue reading Northwest Leadership Institute 2019: Liberation, Resistance + Dreaming of a New Church

We need leaders who love the winding path

A few days ago I happened to notice on Facebook it was our neighbor's 65th birthday. And it was a snow day. This clearly called for fresh-baked cookies, a handmade card by my daughter and an adventure through the neighborhood to our beloved neighbor's home. Our two kids and I packed up our warm cookies … Continue reading We need leaders who love the winding path

A Manifesto For a Palms Up Leader

This is for any leader in our world who's tired of cultures of fear, control, distrust, cynicism, isolation, unhealthy competition, status quo and fear of failure. Let's keep shifting our cultures together toward something more beautiful, more compelling and much more effective. A Manifesto For a Palms Up Leader We show up. When it’s convenient … Continue reading A Manifesto For a Palms Up Leader