4 LEADERSHIP WORDS FOR JULY 4

In between the flags, parades, cookouts, and fireworks, I’d like to suggest we muse on 4 leadership words for July 4. Each of these are needed now more than ever in the hearts, minds, and lives of our leaders – in politics, business, education, and yes, even in the Church.

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LTI’s 16th Anniversary – July 1, 2019!

Today we celebrate the 16th anniversary of Leadership Transformations! On July 1, 2003, Ruth and I ventured into uncharted waters to commence the LTI journey. For the past 16 years, in calm, challenging, and delightful waters, we have navigated our way to today. Not alone to be sure: since day one

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MEMORIAL DAY: REMEMBER AND GIVE THANKS

  “The spiritual discipline of remembrance is biblical, historical and simply good for the soul.” – Steve Macchia The spiritual discipline of remembrance is biblical, historical and simply good for the soul. God leads the way in this regard. Recalling the goodness of each day of creation, in Genesis 1

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My Three Ruths

MY THREE RUTHS Reflections on Mother’s Day 2019 I’m a blessed man. My mom was Ruth Naomi. My wife is Ruth Lynn. My daughter is Rebekah Ruth.   I’m surrounded by Ruths. And I’m profoundly grateful. I would not be the man I am without my three Ruths.   My

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WHAT IS LEADERSHIP?

“Is leadership all about title? I don’t think so. Leadership is all about influence. The fact of the matter is, each of us are exercising leadership in some capacity.” – Steve Macchia One would think there would be general agreement in answer to the question, “What is leadership?” Perhaps it

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JUNE 2019 SPIRITUAL FORMATION SYMPOSIUM FOCUSING ON LEADERS & TEAMS

Meeting on the beautiful campus of Denver Seminary, with the Rocky Mountains as our backdrop, this pristine space for reflection and renewal is ideal for the heart, mind, body and soul. If you are a leader in search of a community-based, thought-provoking, learning experience then LTI’s upcoming Spiritual Formation Symposium

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Preparing for Lent

Tomorrow is the first day of Lent 2019. Known as Ash Wednesday, it will serve as the beginning of our annual pilgrimage to the cross and the empty tomb. Regardless of your denominational expression, Lent is a season of the church year that pinnacles with the final days of Christ’s

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EXAMINING EXAMEN

“The beginning of a new year is an ideal time for pressing the pause button and reflecting on your life with God and others.” With January coming soon to a hard stop, I’m curious if you have had time to do some prayerful examen this month. The beginning of a

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ANOTHER YEAR IS DAWNING

In just a few days, 2018 will become a distant memory, overshadowed by the commencement of a New Year filled with promise and possibility. The ball will drop in Times Square and we will sing of the goodness and grace of our lives with God and in community with one

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O COME, O COME EMMANUEL

The season of Advent is filled with hope for the coming of Jesus, our promised Messiah. We wait with longing and anticipation for the day when we sing of his miraculous Incarnation – God coming to earth in the form of a baby, conceived by the Holy Spirit, born to

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Steve Macchia

Steve Macchia

Founder & President

Steve is a graduate of Northwestern College (IA) and Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary (M.Div. and D.Min.). His prior ministry includes serving on the pastoral staff at Grace Chapel (Lexington, MA) and as president of Vision New England. Since July 1, 2003 Steve has served as founder and president of Leadership Transformations, director of the Pierce Center for Disciple-Building, and adjunct faculty in the Doctor of Ministry department at Gordon-Conwell. He is the author of fifteen books, including the Baker bestseller Becoming a Healthy Church, and Crafting a Rule of Life (IVP). He lives in the Boston area with his wife Ruth and is the proud father of two grown children, Rebekah and Nathan, daughter in-love Ashley, and papa to his beloved granddaughter, Brenna Lynn. “My soul comes alive singing the great hymns of the church and enjoying the beauty of God’s creation. I’m in awe of God for fulfilling the dream for LTI that he birthed in my heart, for the team he has assembled, and the transformational impact experienced in the leaders and teams we serve.

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