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Over the past week or so, I have had more than half a dozen significant conversations where people shared with me how overwhelmed and tired they feel. Upon further probing by me, what was revealed is that their lives are moving at a pace that feels out of their control. Weariness is creeping up and it seems like there is nothing they can do about it. “Is following Jesus really this hard and complicated?!?” a friend asked me. I should also tel»
Blog Entry | Blogs >
Over the past week or so, I have had more than half a dozen significant conversations where people shared with me how overwhelmed and tired they feel. Upon further probing by me, what was revealed is that their lives are moving at a pace that feels out of their control. Weariness is creeping up and it seems like there is nothing they can do about it. “Is following Jesus really this hard and complicated?!?” a friend asked me. I should also tel»
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A couple of months ago, I contacted a friend about meeting up for lunch. I apologized for it having been so long since when we last connected. He responded by saying, “No issue. We are all busy.” And it’s true. Think about it for a moment. When we ask coworkers and friends how they are doing, without hesitation they often respond, “I’ve just been so busy!” For me, Monday through Saturday is typically pedal to the metal. It’s go, go,»
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Don’t forget why you’re in ministry. It was a calling. You had a passion to serve. You love people. You wanted to make a Kingdom difference. You wanted to be a disciple-maker. It’s so easy to get distracted with seemingly good things. You get bogged down in committees, and structure, and meetings, and programs, and activities. It’s easy to forget there were bigger, more important reasons for your calling. Here’s one way to keep remembe»
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For today (Friday) only at WTSBooks, you can get Kevin DeYoung’s Crazy Busy together with my What’s Best Next for only $20. (Update: Plus, shipping is free today also!) I’ve read Crazy Busy (and actually have a post on it almost ready to go) and it’s a fantastic book. This is a great combination that is worth getting.
Blog Entry | Spiritual Growth >
D’oh! It’s late in the day and I’ve forgotten to log in and make my post for today. I got up, did my usual Monday conference call, then I started the draft of a client’s website; updated some tweets, checked in on a quote I sent out while listening to the Joyce Meyer podcast; and [...]
Article | Collegiate >
 
Ruthie Dean sifts through the idea that busyness distracts us from getting to know God.
Article | Devotionals >
 
Lore Ferguson struggles with two four-letter words: fine and busy. The current busyness of her life has her contemplating Jesus' c»
Article | Spiritual Practices >
 
Pastor Charles Stone offers a few encouraging quotes and Bible verses on the powerful effect of slowing down the busyness of your »
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Angela Mackey discusses the importance of taking a break from the busyness and resting in Jesus.