Doctor of Ministry: Information and Explanation
Apr 29, 2013 by David Osborn | 0 Comments
I have been writing about three things change everything. This is the third.
To get people to listen we need to listen. We model what we want to elicit.
When my kids were little they were having an argument. “You’re supposed to share with me!” they shouted. Now technically ... [More]
Apr 12, 2013 by David Osborn | 0 Comments
This Changed Congress and Transforms Ministry
Three things transform ministry, leadership, and counseling. Last time we looked at the first: seeing every Christian as becoming like Jesus and non-Christians as potentially so.
The second changed congress. It got a bill passed. It is ... [More]
Mar 26, 2013 by David Osborn | 0 Comments
The first of the three is to see every Christian as becoming like Jesus and every non-Christian as potentially so. This is a promise from God (Rom. 8:29; Phil. 1:6; Eph. 4:11-13; 1 John 3:2).
So often we see people as they are and wonder what will ever become of them. But God has promised that ... [More]
Sep 04, 2012 by David Osborn | 0 Comments
Many people believe that people do not really change. But Dr. Mimi Silbert has been working with “the worst of the worst” felons for more than 30 years—14,000 felons. Over 90% of those who complete the four-year program have gotten their lives straightened out in the process. How ... [More]
Mar 30, 2012 by David Osborn | 0 Comments
Vision/purpose is what gives energy to ministry. It give direction: what we are doing and why we are doing it. It is indispensable.
Here is a wonderful and moving video about the transformation that took place in the lives of refugees from Uganda when they had a vision for givi... [More]