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Recovering Yourself Emotionally

By Rick LawrenceVibrant Faith Executive Director In conversation after conversation with ministry leaders around the country, I hear the same word repeated over and over: EXHAUSTION. After constantly re-inventing everything you thought you knew about ministry while breathing in the toxic fumes of a culture that’s been exposed as fundamentally imbalanced, it’s no wonder that your soul’s …

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Leading In the Face of Fear

By Rick LawrenceVibrant Faith Executive Director In John 21 we encounter Jesus’ disciples after His resurrection but before His ascension—they are disoriented, confused, and frightened about their future. That seems counterintuitive because, after all, Jesus has risen from the dead! But we underplay how surreal that must have been for these men, and how unimaginable their …

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Living Water for Your Exhausted Soul

By Rick LawrenceVibrant Faith Executive Director I read these self-referential words from Paul to his beloved “sheep” in Corinth today, and thought of you… “In everything we do, we show that we are true ministers of God. We patiently endure troubles and hardships and calamities of every kind. We have been beaten, been put in prison, …

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The Source of Our Strength and Grit

By Rick LawrenceVibrant Faith Executive Director Angela Duckworth, bestselling author of Grit: The Power of Passion and Perseverance, says she discovered that people who live with a “marathon mentality” in life have developed a passion for something higher than themselves. “Grit is not just having resilience in the face of failure,” she says, “but also having deep …

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