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The Making of God's Leader (1)

God’s leaders are not born, they are made. Whereas some people may be born with natural leadership qualities, it takes God’s dealings in a person’s life to fit him or her for successful leadership within His kingdom. 458 more words


Crazier Than Maple Syrup on Cornbread

Everybody has something that makes other people think they are a little crazy. For example, at an RA staff dinner once I put maple syrup on my cornbread. 500 more words

Why Pray?

There are several reasons why we pray.  We are commanded to pray in scriptures (Phil. 4:6-7, 1 Thess. 5:17), prayer is communication with God (Heb. 4:15-16), Jesus prayed (Mark 1:35), and Jesus even seemed to expect it as a work of piety (Matt. 263 more words

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Officially 501(c)(3)!

Abundance Acres is pleased to announce that we are officially 501(c)(3) recognized by the IRS. We are also considered retroactively so, which means that any donation to the organization in the past may be considered tax deductible. 58 more words


Embracing Your Passions

Passion is important.

I feel that much of ministry relies on passion. If you aren’t passionate about your call, fully committed to what you are doing and where you are serving, I can’t imagine that much actual ministry is taking place. 373 more words

Automotive industry strategy 2014

Automotive industry is the largest one than other industries in Japan. The shipment value in 2012 was 47 trillion yen and the number of workers for the automotive related industries was estimated at about 5.5 million. 246 more words


Bigness and blessedness

My constant mantra in ministry to keep me somewhat centered on Christ and not just the stuff we do is this: “It’s a both/and world.” 576 more words