Tag Archives: Leadership

Recent Events

Just a quick update on recent events… Thursday, February 25 was Collegiate Day of Prayer. CDOP is a nationwide effort to simply get people praying for college students around the county. This year the BSU took part by simply asking … Continue reading

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ENGAGE 2014

Just a few notes from this year’s Engage conference, put on by the Leadership Development Team at the Missouri Baptist Convention, which was held for the first time at Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary. Eight students from the BSU went this … Continue reading

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Lessons from Peter: Show some humility

“For you were called to this, because Christ also suffered for you, leaving you an example, so that you should follow in His steps. He did not commit sin, and no deceit was found in His mouth; when He was … Continue reading

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Lessons from Peter: Show some spine

Immediately He made the disciples get into the boat and go ahead of Him to the other side, while He dismissed the crowds. After dismissing the crowds, He went up on the mountain by Himself to pray. When evening came, … Continue reading

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Be strong and courageous

“Haven’t I commanded you: be strong and courageous? Do not be afraid or discouraged, for the LORD your God is with you wherever you go.”  Joshua 1:9 The Lord spoke those words directly to Joshua, Moses’ successor to lead Israel.  … Continue reading

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Curb Appeal

Realtors call it curb appeal. It is the desirability created when someone checks out your place for the first time. And in real estate, it’s very important. The value of a property can go up by thousands of dollars just … Continue reading

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Reluctant leaders

“But Moses asked God, ‘Who am I that I should go to Pharaoh and that I should bring the Israelites out of Egypt?’” Exodus 3:11 Moses, that great man of God, was a reluctant leader. Whodathunkit?! In fact, if you … Continue reading

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Small group schedule conflict: What to do, what to do…

I was talking with a Bible study leader this afternoon about a calendar conflict that we didn’t catch until the last minute: the girls’ basketball home opener. It might not be a big deal to a lot of people, but … Continue reading

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Learn and move on

“Always try to get over failure quickly.  Learn from it.  Study how you contributed to it.  If you are responsible for it, own up to it.  Though others may have greater responsibility for it than you do, don’t look for … Continue reading

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