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pithy me 2 years ago

“If people are equipped in the “BEing”, they won’t have to be coerced in the “DOing”.
January 2006

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  1. carmen — January 10, 2008 #

    oh, man, i am SO, SO with you on this one. blessings.

  2. Mak — January 10, 2008 #

    thank you carmen :) the context there was a conversation my husband and I were having about how when we started Revolution (which was at that time a college ministry), we didn’t want it to be like pulling teeth to get people involved - in the church but more so in the community - like it was in so many leadership situations we had been in.

  3. christy fritz — January 11, 2008 #

    i so love to do rather than be.
    being is harder but i am learning
    thanks for sharing that

  4. Tia Lynn — January 12, 2008 #

    impressive…I need to learn this “pithy” skill you speak of… :)

  5. Paul — January 12, 2008 #

    i read this as pity me, ooops ;)

  6. kay — January 15, 2008 #

    Pithy, but oh so very true.

  7. Mak — January 15, 2008 #

    Tia - I need to actually practice it more hehe

    paul - hehe

    kay - thanks, I think so too - that it’s true that is.

    christy - you’re welcome :)

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