Be a Mentor [2Tim. 2:2]

Be a Mentor [2Tim. 2:2]

One of the most effective ways to develop leaders is to utilize a mentor process that provides relevant experience. If you don’t know how to get to where you want to be, it is wise to ask someone who has been there before. Nevertheless, you will learn more if you...
Emphasize Bible Teaching – What We Believe and Why

Emphasize Bible Teaching – What We Believe and Why

The teaching of the Bible is the hallmark of a true church. In 2 Tim. 4:2 we find this imperative; “Preach the Word!” John Stott observes, “Whether the text is long or short, our responsibility as expositors is to open it in such a way that it speaks its message...
Be a Developer [Ac. 18:18-19:10]

Be a Developer [Ac. 18:18-19:10]

When Calvary Chapel of Camarillo [aka Calvary Nexus] first began, almost 20 years ago, it seemed like I was doing “everything.” On Sunday mornings, I would greet people, play drums on the worship team, teach the message, pray for people, and help serve refreshments....
A Case for Coaching

A Case for Coaching

Every elite athlete has at least one thing in common – they have been coached to maximize God-given potential. In the context of sports, coaching is presumed and is an accepted and expected part of the culture. On the other hand, meaningful coaching and mentoring is...