Clothed with Compassion

“Therefore, as God’s chosen people, holy and dearly loved, clothe yourselves with compassion, kindness, humility, gentleness and patience.” Colossians‬ ‭3:12‬ ‭NIV‬‬ Last year, I had the privilege of becoming a Board Member of Map International. If you aren’t familiar with MAP International’s work around the world, you should be. In 2016, MAP distributed $500 Million of…

An Aha! Moment

“Effective leaders build on their own strengths and link their efforts to those of other effective leaders.” ~ Linda Freeman This week, I am celebrating my fifteenth anniversary as an associate pastor at Trinity Church, Miami, Florida and the executive director of Trinity’s Peacemaker Family Center. Over the past fifteen years, I have learned so…

Servant Leadership 101

Everything I learned about servant leadership I learned from serving children who have incarcerated parents. For the last fourteen years, I have had the privilege of developing unique, faith-based social service programs at the Peacemaker Family Center in Miami, Florida. The most challenging program that I have helped develop and one that is also close…