My friend and I recently spent the day in meetings with pastors, church leaders, and seminary professors. And I must say that I was thoroughly impressed by the ability of my colleague, whose doctorate is in missiology, as he shared his vision and fielded questions in the area of Theological Education. His expertise on the subject was evident!
I believe everyone is an expert in some area. But I got to thinking. Many of our goals lie in areas that we are unfamiliar with… and definitely not experts. For example, how many of us have asked a teenager to help us set up our cellphone?
Expertise exists in every area. We all know that. The mechanic we take our car to is an expert at diagnostics and repair. Our family physician is an expert at what he does. The gardener we occasionally use when our yard begins to resemble the Amazon jungle is an expert too (and charges accordingly)!Read More