Albert Einstein said the value of a man resides in what he gives, not in what he receives. You must find ways to serve others to learn and grow as leaders.
Zacchaeus didn’t think about all the reasons he couldn’t come down right now. He didn’t make excuses. He just did it! He just responded positively to Jesus’ request.
During the last 5 years, there has been an overwhelming amount of violence taking place in our city, specifically with the youth. I felt an ever present conviction for the church to rise up and shine our light amongst the darkness that has been looming over our city.
The Bible likens the Christian life to the world of athletics. Here are some observations after reflecting on the past week of the Olympic games.
Next Generation Leaders are willing to take bold steps to break out of their comfort zone. Questions for Discussion 1. How is your mentor challenging and pushing you out of your comfort zone? 2. What are your biggest fears as a leader? 3. What bolds steps do you need to take in the coming weeks, months and year?
From an artist perspective, Hip Hop is an ever-changing landscape. Artists come and go, but the message is usually the same: get rich, get chicks, chase fame. So how do you bridge the Christian faith with Hip Hop culture?
President John Quincy Adams once said: “If your actions inspire others to dream more, learn more, do more and become more, you are a leader.” Being a leader is about influencing others.
Interview with Aaron Lopez What is Streetlights? Streetlights is at its core an Urban Audio Bible. It’s Scripture read word for word, dynamically, in the New Living Translation over original, industry standard hip hop music. It was birthed from a need as we saw students who couldn’t interact, internalize or comprehend the Word of God because they couldn’t read. So …
These are the top traits that will determine whether or not a young leader will make it. Next Generation Leaders must make personal growth and development a top priority in their life.
Each of us has a limited number of years on this earth and none of us are guaranteed tomorrow. What do we have to show for our life spent? How do we make the most of each day?