Failure of Nerve

On Leadership: ‘A major difficulty in sustaining one’s mission is that others who start out with the same enthusiasm will come to lose their nerve. Mutiny and sabotage come not from enemies who opposed the initial idea, but rather from colleagues whose will was sapped by unexpected hardships along the way.’ – Edwin Friedman in … More Failure of Nerve

Dallas Willard on “Undiscipled Disciples”

Week two of the devotional reading comes from the same book as last week, Devotional Classics. This article comes from Dallas Willard’s book Spirit of Disciplines. This section contains very thought provoking material about discipleship in the current age of Christianity especially in North America. Willard discusses this term “undiscipled disciples.” He even asserts, “Most … More Dallas Willard on “Undiscipled Disciples”