I thrive on getting something new going and seeing it succeed. So when our church needed a women's ministry, I stepped up to launch it, although I had no experience and had never even been involved in one before.
However, I threw myself into it wholeheartedly, researched all sorts of models, and dove in head first. And it went well. But after several years, my energy began to flag. I needed to be recharged. This resource will help you do just that.
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This Resource contains all of the following:
How to use "Recovering from a Big Project" for a group study.
Don't Just Do Something, Stand There!
Employing the unintuitive power of silence, stillness, and rest.
Fireworks or a Candle?
A Spanish pastor's reflections on the work that lasts.
Rediscover a powerful source of energy and rest.
Over the centuries, it's been distorted, but history sharpens our view of every Christian's calling.
Where I Find Refreshment
How six people who minister replenish their energy and refresh their spirits.
How to Score a Sabbatical
When I requested a sabbatical, I was rebuffed. Today, here's what I would do differently.
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