Influencers National Summit October 19-22, 2017 Shepherd of the Ozarks, Northwest Arkansas Influencers all over the country are invited to our National Summit.  This is our national gathering which has been held in Malibu the past several years.  This year, we can accommodate 350 men and we are moving the event to Northwest Arkansas, where… Read More

Here’s some interesting Bible trivia, or at least it interests me. The reason it interests me is because I continue to discover facts that seem to be hidden in scripture, and once seen, a more complete picture emerges that tells us more about Jesus and God’s plan for our redemption. Here goes:   The Hebrew… Read More

I’d like to tell you a story about a man. Maybe you will find yourself in the same situation, in different ways, but the same as well? Perhaps his story will encourage you. Here goes:   Years ago in a different country and with different norms two men stole some sheep. They did this in… Read More

I watched an interesting group text last week with a group of men. I am part of the group, although I am more of an observer than a text-er. What I see with these men is similar to what I have observed with a “squad,” whether it is the Army, Navy Seals, or Marines. A… Read More

I have a friend who told me that he felt his prayers were being hindered. Have you ever felt that way? I have. My friend is doing an appraisal of his life to see if there is a cause for this hindrance. I agree that this is the first thing we should do, if and… Read More

There is a consistent theme in the Old and New Testaments about crossing over. We read about those illustrations and understand what we read as different examples of transitions from an old life to a new one. It is a clear picture that is painted by God for us to see. We see transitions from… Read More

I’d like to share with you a secret. In fact it is my secret place. I’ve told very few people about this holy place I speak of. The reason is because I cannot take anyone other than myself to this place, and it requires me to describe it to you. It is hard to describe,… Read More

NEW GUIDE VIDEO   In an attempt to help our Journey Guides be the most equipped and to help them understand: The DNA of The Journey The DNA of being a Guide How to Start a Group How the Process Works We created a new Guide Introduction video, available on our website. GO TO THE GUIDE… Read More

I find it interesting and revealing what Jesus said when He first met Peter. Look: The first thing Andrew did was to find his brother Simon and tell him, “We have found the Messiah” (that is, the Christ). And he brought him to Jesus. Jesus looked at him and said, “You are Simon son of… Read More

We wrap up a great, restful time at the beach tomorrow. Then, it is a twelve hour return trip to NWA. I‘m ready to return. You know when the time has been good when you are refreshed and ready to get back to a normal life. I am grateful to my King that He is… Read More

Another terrorist attack today, Terrorists opened fire at a bus full of Coptic Christian Children on their way to visit Saint Samuels monastery in Menia, in upper Egypt. Until now, there are 30 were killed and 35 injured. Pray for Egypt and pray for our Influencers Egypt as they provide comfort, help and hope to… Read More

“They kept demanding an answer, so he stood up again and said, “All right, but let the one who has never sinned throw the first stone!” (John 8:7 NLT) As I read the Bible I see Jesus is very loving and accepting of the repentant sinner, no matter the offense. But He comes down hard… Read More