Elisha asked for a double portion of Elijah’s SPIRIT not his STUFF.

2 Kings 2:9 (ESV 9When they had crossed, Elijah said to Elisha, “Ask what I shall do for you, before I am taken from you.” And Elisha said, “Please let there be a double portion of your spirit on me.” In the great prototype ministry example that we have in the Scriptures between Elijah andContinue reading “Elisha asked for a double portion of Elijah’s SPIRIT not his STUFF.”

Looking for FATSO’s

FATSO is the acronym that I’ve used all my years of ministry as a grid for those that catch my attention and demonstrate capacity for leadership and promotion. The acronym simply stands for: faithful, available, teachable, Spirit led, and obedient. After all these years in ministry and leading at different levels I have learned thatContinue reading “Looking for FATSO’s”

Leadership and a “grace culture.”

One of the things I am naturally drawn to is to observe human behavior and particularly leadership and organizational behavior.  Over the last many years we have been transformed by the Holy Spirit in this present of move God.  I personally was touched in 1993 as a student at Oral Roberts University by the ministryContinue reading “Leadership and a “grace culture.””