Deliberate Practice

Deliberate Practice means choosing one part of an action to practice, practice, practice. In this one sentence there are three basic actions to Deliberate Practice (or DP as Thriving in Ministry likes to call it). The first is choosing. A sermon has many parts from writing to compelling images to transitions to delivery to flow … More Deliberate Practice


Each day is a new normal.  Over the last weeks as the Covid-19 uncertainty and chaos unfolded, the new normal was at the end of March.  Then it moved to the first week in April.  By Monday, it was clear it would stretch at least beyond Easter.  As institutions of learning moved to on-line learning … More New-Normal-for-Now