More than “blessed”

What does makarios mean anyway? And, where did I find such a word? It was in the middle of a fascinating chapter on language in E. Richard Randolph and Brandon J. O’Brien’s book, Misreading Scripture with Western Eyes: Removing Cultural Blinders to Better Understand the Bible. The chapter proposed that though the language of the … [Read more…]

It’s Craig Groeschel’s fault

Truth be told, I likely would not be blogging again if it weren’t for a swift kick in the pants delivered by Craig Groeschel at this year’s Global Leadership Summit. Groeschel spoke on the topic of expanding leadership capacity in the last session of the two-day summit. A word of introduction to those who don’t know … [Read more…]