I recently wrote a post for ChurchTechLeaders.com. Here is an excerpt;
"I’ve been doing a lot of thinking lately about working in my strengths. Like many of you, I have many strengths that pertain to the tech world. For me, the two at the top are 1) being a good troubleshooter, and 2) being a people person/ people encourager. Both of these have served me well over my career in tech and life in general. I’m also a dreamer, creator, and builder. And, even though I can be sarcastic and dark, deep down I am actually an optimist, a “glass half full” kind of guy.
The latest economic down-turn was tough on everyone, while I have my views on economics, politics, and faith during hard times, I will save those for another post. Everyone has been affected, and those of us on church staffs are no exception. Like any company, a church has bills to pay and mouths to feed. Economic down turn = people having less money = giving goes down = church budget gets cut = layoffs… well you all know the drill...."