Outdoor Illustrations for “Death to Self”: Dry Streams + Dead Branches

Outdoor Illustrations for “Death to Self”: Dry Streams + Dead Branches

Why be so concerned about the dried-up streams when the rivers of living water are so available? (Francois Fenelon, Let Go) He cuts off every branch in me that bears no fruit, while every branch that does bear fruit he prunes so that it will be even more fruitful....
Experience + Efficiency + Exposure = Rapid Decision-Making Skills

Experience + Efficiency + Exposure = Rapid Decision-Making Skills

Paralysis in decision-making can plague leaders and cause their followers to suffer for lack of strong leadership. In my earlier post, “The 3 E’s of Rapid Decision-Making in Outdoor Leadership” we looked at how the outdoor environment helps leaders...
Outdoor Bible Study (Ephesians 2:1-10):  “Spiritually alive” or “spiritually dead?”

Outdoor Bible Study (Ephesians 2:1-10): “Spiritually alive” or “spiritually dead?”

The book, Christian Outdoor Leadership, shows how Jesus used “teachable moments” in the outdoors to communicate life-tranforming truth to his followers. He used his creation to inspire people toward belief, and to illustrate what he was talking about...
Outdoor Leaders ⛰️

Outdoor Leaders ⛰️