Opposition

If you cannot stand to have people oppose you, you should prayerfully consider whether God has called you to be a leader. If you lead, you should expect opposition. This is because when you lead, others will inevitably second-guess you.

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Year End Newsletter

By Gary Tenpenny
Leadership and Life Coach

I want you to know how excited I am to report what has been happening as God called me to the role of Area Director for CBMC in Kansas City/Kansas in May of 2016.

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Return to Cana

Cana is a tiny, insignificant village on the slopes of the Galilean hills. It was just down the road from Jesus’ hometown of Nazareth. Even today, there is not much to see in Cana, even for eager tourists. There are no great monuments erected to former heroes. No major battle was fought there. No world leader emerged from that town. It has always been a backwater place for ordinary people.

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Are you traveling without a Compass?

By Gary Tenpenny
Leadership and Life Coach

Who do you call when you have a problem? One thing can be said about David, he always had good people around him. Throughout his leadership, David never had to look far for an outstanding ally to call upon. David could be neglectful with his own children. But in times of crisis, he invariably turned to trustworthy associates who could get the job done.

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Leaving A Legacy - Is what you're building today in preparation for tomorrow?

By Gary Tenpenny
Leadership and Life Coach

“Amen!” Benaiah son of Jehoiada replied. “May the Lord, the God of my lord the king, decree that it happen. And may the Lord be with Solomon as he has been with you, my lord the king, and may he make Solomon’s reign even greater than yours!” 1Kings 1:36-37

The power of a godly legacy is that a generation builds on the one that preceded it.

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