HITTING THE GYM CAN MAKE YOU A BETTER LEADER

HITTING THE GYM CAN MAKE YOU A BETTER LEADER

The benefits of exercise for the body are obvious, but science has uncovered many positive effects of working out for our mind and our emotions. Check out these six benefits of regular exercise and how they enhance your leadership abilities.

EUROPE ABLAZE WITH THE GOSPEL

EUROPE ABLAZE WITH THE GOSPEL

Right now, Joy and I are with 92 leaders from 21 European nations and the USA in one of Europe’s greatest cities. God is moving. They are passionate and motivated, and they believe that God has raised them up for this hour. Ten and a half years ago, it was a vastly different picture.

THE DANGERS OF DIY

THE DANGERS OF DIY

Any "DIY'ers" out there? As Christians, we are broken. Sometimes we try to fix the small things here and there, when in reality, we need Christ to make ALL things new! Read how Christ wants to be the Master Builder for your life... 

THE PRICE OF INTEGRITY

THE PRICE OF INTEGRITY

Does INTEGRITY come naturally to you? Most of us have to work to maintain this value. Check out these six practices for a clear roadmap to become a successful leader of integrity.

REMEMBERING JOHN LIM

REMEMBERING JOHN LIM

The phone rang at 5am, and I knew immediately something was wrong. Norival stated simply, “John Lim is in heaven.” By 9am, I was on a flight from Atlanta to Singapore to be with John’s wife, children, goddaughters, and friends. Why would I drop everything and leave immediately? The answer is John Lim.

CELEBRATION OF LIFE

CELEBRATION OF LIFE

We often wait to celebrate life until someone passes, but are we missing out on the joy and wonder of the gift of life here and now? Check out how Ghanaians celebrate life by giving back to God. 

A MAN WHO LIVED THE EIGHT CORE VALUES

A MAN WHO LIVED THE EIGHT CORE VALUES

Last week John Lim Thuan Woon, one of ILI's top global leaders, crossed into his Heavenly eternity. He not only learned and taught the Eight Core Values, but actually lived them and thus exemplified it to countless leaders around the world!

The Dream that Changed History Remembering MLK Jr.

The Dream that Changed History  Remembering MLK Jr.

The 50th anniversary of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s assassination is this Wednesday, April 4. Did you know, his "I have a dream" speech was not in his notes? Find out what happened... 

CARRYING THE CROSS

CARRYING THE CROSS

Jesus was weakened and unable to CARRY HIS CROSS. When He fell, Simon of Cyrene was forced to carry His cross. Do you think it was coincidence that He fell right in front of Simon? Or the will of the Father who sent Him?  https://www.ILITeam.org/coreleadership/carrying-the-cross

PROVEN STRATEGY, SUCCESS GUARANTEED

PROVEN STRATEGY, SUCCESS GUARANTEED

If you knew there was a guaranteed strategy for success in growing the Kingdom of God and reaching the lost, would you adopt it? Check out these five simple steps and the impact they can have for His Kingdom. 

The Empty Tomb... Sunday's Coming

The Empty Tomb... Sunday's Coming

The Holy Spirit spoke to me, “Take the bread and the juice. Go back to the empty tomb, and take Holy Communion.” I internally protested, “What will my friends think? This place is closing in four minutes. There’s no time.” The Holy Spirit spoke again...

HOLY WEEK

HOLY WEEK

HOLY WEEK is the week before Easter Sunday; a week full of significant events in the life of Jesus Christ, and in our lives as well. There really isn’t much that seems holy about what happened during Holy Week... but it WAS GOOD, and brought about SALVATION for you and me... Let's focus this week. 

MEET MIKE

MEET MIKE

Mike Oakes is the Global Outreach Director for Oak Hills Church in San Antonio, TX. In this podcast, Mike shares how he came to be burdened for the world at large, how he learned about ILI, and what the Lord has been doing since.

AVOIDING SPIRITUAL INFANTICIDE

AVOIDING SPIRITUAL INFANTICIDE

New believers are often like newborn babies, needing to be cared for and guided. They should not be expected to fetch their own "spiritual food" but should be led and nurtured by mature Christians. Check out these helpful practices for being a successful spiritual parent. 

STAY IN YOUR STANCE

STAY IN YOUR STANCE

It is one thing for a basketball player to get in their stance, but it is another thing for a player to stay in their stance. Same goes with our spiritual stance. Do you stay in your spiritual stance when things get hard?

MEET TABITHA

MEET TABITHA

Tabitha loves the Bible and loves children, but when faced with the daunting reality of nearly three million orphans in her nation, she lacked the vision to make a difference. Little did she know, God had BIG plans to use Tabitha's love for the Word to make history in Kenya.

CULTURE AND THE GOSPEL

CULTURE AND THE GOSPEL

Every faith conversation needs to be approached with cultural relevance, sensitivity and power, so that the truth of the Gospel can be understood and received in every culture. Jesus' approach to the proclamation of the Kingdom of God teaches us valuable principles of cultural relevance.

THE DARK SIDE OF THE MOON

THE DARK SIDE OF THE MOON

Much like the dark side of the moon, when we as Christian's walk through a dark time there is nothing magnificent or beautiful about it. But when the Son shines his light on our darkness, transformation begins and the beauty of our faith begins to shine once again!

NEW LIFE FOR LOUIS

NEW LIFE FOR LOUIS

My father abandoned my family when I was just a year old. After years living in anger and confusion, I finally hit rock bottom. When I found myself in a dark and lonely prison cell, I knew something had to change...

GUITAR HERO OR BAND PLAYER

GUITAR HERO OR BAND PLAYER

Are you the guitar hero or the band player? Check out these three ways that servant leaders can "play for the band".