Friday, January 23, 2015

Feel Deeply for Something

Can you be moved?

Although you may read dreadful headlines and witness human suffering throughout life—take care of your heart. Don’t let it harden. Watch as David Ireland teaches the importance of boundless compassion; it is a quality of leaders.

Posted Under: Leadership
Friday, January 16, 2015

Compassion for the People

What do compassion and leadership have in common?

The great Nehemiah, a prisoner of war in Babylon, wept when he learned about the devastation of his people in Jerusalem. Is that leadership? Dr. Ireland explains the critical link between compassion and effective leadership. As Mother Teresa said, “A life not lived for others is not a life.”

Posted Under: Leadership
Friday, January 9, 2015

Here for God’s Time

What must we remember when we feel powerless?

From pit, to Potifer’s house, to prison: Joseph suffered for almost two decades. Still, he remained of godly character. Listen as Dr. Ireland talks about the four anchor points we can use to survive trials that seem never-ending, and how to stay grounded.

Posted Under: Spiritual Growth
Friday, January 2, 2015

Here Under God’s Training

How is pain like a schoolmaster?

Just as an oyster suffers as it creates a pearl from a grain of sand, pain moved Joseph to grow in favor in prison and became Egypt’s second-in-command. Listen as Dr. Ireland speaks about Joseph’s journey from prison to palace, and how we can develop our gifts when in crisis.

Posted Under: Spiritual Growth
Friday, December 26, 2014

Here in God’s Keeping

How would you advise someone stuck in a dark place?

When passing through dark times, remember God is always with us; He keeps us. Dr. Ireland explains, through the story of Joseph’s imprisonment, how to put our lives in God’s hands when we feel alone and powerless.

Posted Under: Spiritual Growth