Calling all control freaks

There’s a lid that comes with your control freak tendencies. You will eventually hit a wall in which the size of your church shrinks back to the size of your personal span of care. Until you let go.

I asked Carey what helped him see this. Here’s what he said:

Are you a teachable person? Here’s a quiz to find out.

Humility is to be a mark of the Christian (James 4:6) – and humility is characterized by teachability. Use these questions to determine how teachable you are.

Advent, explained

Your big, long, Vox-y Advent explainer.

Do you like the person you’ve become?

It’s an important question. (I’m experimenting with posting some things on Medium.)

Published by Grayson Pope

Hey, there. My name is Grayson. I’m a husband and father of four. I serve as a writer and editor with Prison Fellowship and as the Managing Web Editor of Gospel-Centered Discipleship.