All posts in " burnout "

Didn’t See It Coming

By Dave Henning / December 3, 2018

Didn’t See It Coming (WaterBrook, 2018) Carey Nieuwhof, a former lawyer and founding pastor of Connexus Church in Barrie, Ontario, wrote Didn’t See It Coming: Overcoming the 7 Greatest Challenges That No One Experiences in 2018.  First, Pastor Nieuwhof observes that the seven greatest challenges happens every day to people we know – and that […]


The problem with pain – it’s selfish

By Dave Henning / November 22, 2018

“The problem with pain is that when you slow down your pace, often you have only your pain to focus on.  And pain is selfish; even emotional pain demands your attention.”- Carey Nieuwhof As Carey Nieuwhof continues Chapter 12 of Didn’t See It Coming, he discusses factors four through seven that help people recover from […]


In pivotal moments, lean into God

By Dave Henning / November 21, 2018

“In pivotal moments . . . you will lean either away from God or into him.  Lean in, hard.  Even if you feel nothing.  I did this, and eventually the feelings of intimacy returned.  Just because you can’t feel God’s love doesn’t mean he doesn’t love you.”- Carey Nieuwhof In Chapter 12 (“Your New Normal”) […]


Burnout messes with your thinking

By Dave Henning / November 20, 2018

“Burnout .. . messes with your thinking.  Its arena is your thought life, and burnout can be a merciless, savage beast.”-Carey Nieuwhof In Chapter 11 (“Like Falling off a Cliff”) of Didn’t See It Coming, Carey Nieuwhof explores the topic of burnout.  Pastor Nieuwhof compares being burned out to falling off a cliff.  There’s nothing […]

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