urgent

(Matthew 2:13-23) John Kotter discovered that even when organizations have plans to make changes that will help them, about 70% don’t do anything. About 10% organizations with plans experience great success. The difference between the 70% and the 10%? A sense of urgency. If change doesn’t happen, the 10% believes, their organization will suffer. The […]

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God with us

We’re past Christmas. We want to be done with it. But one word lingers because of Christmas. Immanuel. In the middle of Matthew 1:17-25. Matthew quotes Isaiah (a prophet) who uses the name Immanuel and then helpfully explains it: God with us. This quote is an aside to the audience in the middle of a […]

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