GLS 2017: Bryan Stevenson

I was not able to blog and publish all the speakers at GLS in one sitting, but GLS featured several speakers about whom I have not yet blogged. One of the most profound and provocative speakers of GLS this year was Bryan Stevenson. I had never heard of him before (one...

…Repay Evil with Good…

Full Article Here In preparation for an upcoming neo-Nazi march in the small Bavarian town of Wunsiedel, local residents decided to fight back in a hilariously perfect way: by sponsoring each of the 250 fascist participants. According to Heeb Magazine, “For...

GLS Friday: Immaculee Ilibagiza

I read about the Rwandan Genocide only a few years after it occurred and to this day cannot fathom the sheer horror of it all. It is described as the most efficient genocide in history, but “efficient” is typically a positive word, so I shudder at that...

Friday Session 4: Sam Adeyemi

One of my favorite aspects of GLS is how it introduces westerners to world class non western leaders. Several years ago, Sam Adeyemi spoke at GLS. I had never heard of him before and was blown away by his leadership teaching. I was excited to hear from Sam again and...

GLS Friday Session 2: Juliet Funt

My immediate impression: she’s a storytelling genius! – “My husband looked at the ceiling, his eyes misted up and he said, ‘thank you Jesus’ and we’re Jewish.’ – We have lost the art of the pause. A “Pause”...