2nd Talk

“Incline not my heart to any evil thing, to practice wicked works with men that work iniquity; and let me not eat of their dainties.” (Psalm 141:4) Wow! What an incredible verse for those of us who work with the addicted or who realize the constant need of walking in the Spirit desiring not to […]

How Can I Fear?

by Slash.andy on May 15, 2013 · 0 comments

2 Timothy 1:6-10, “Wherefore I put thee in remembrance that thou stir up the gift of God, which is in thee by the putting on of my hands.  (7)  For God hath not given us the spirit of fear; but of power, and of love, and of a sound mind.  (8)  Be not thou therefore […]

Earth Day or Sunday?

by Slash.andy on April 24, 2013 · 3 comments

I can remember the year 1982 more than other years.  I was only a teen and it was the year of Knight Rider; the first CD player; Epcot opened at Disney World and I was there to experience it and the Magic Kingdom for the first time.  It was during this visit that Disney held […]

A True Friend

by Slash.andy on April 10, 2013 · 3 comments

“And Jonathan, Saul’s son, arose and went to David into the wood, and strengthened his hand in God” (1 Samuel 23:16). I remember a statement from my freshmen year of college that has stuck with me over two decades.  Dr. Wendell Evans said that if you have five real friends when you come to the […]

RU Directors Report – 2/22/2012

by Benjamin Burks on February 22, 2012 · 1 comment

Directors Accelerated Seminar – April 11-13 We are at 20% capacity for this event. If you did not receive the flyer for this event, please let us know at [email protected] Do you want to learn from the best and most experienced directors? Would you like to be sharpened and motivated to make an even greater […]

RUI Directors Report – December 15, 2011

by Benjamin Burks on December 14, 2011 · 0 comments

The Second Talk Of all the many questions I am asked in new chapter trainings, the majority would be about the second talk. Many are nervous about leading or helping in a group because they do not know what is expected of them. However, as I return to older chapters, I am alarmed to find […]

RUI Director’s Report – July 20, 2011

by Benjamin Burks on July 21, 2011 · 0 comments

Adversity University XIII – Rescue and Recover: Prepare to Unravel the Snare…Everywhere! I just returned from a great conference on the west coast and could not stop thinking about September 26-29. Let’s face it…our conference is unique and one of a kind! Please register today! Registrations are just beginning to come in. As I sat […]

RUI Director’s Report – Mar 9, 2011

by Benjamin Burks on March 10, 2011 · 0 comments

Listening On Purpose This morning’s blog was on the importance of listening. Listening is one of the most important skills for someone who works in Reformers Unanimous. How well your leadership listens will have a tremendous impact on the retention and development of your students. We listen to obtain information, we listen to understand, we […]

My “Three Cents”

by Benjamin Burks on March 9, 2011 · 4 comments

Several weeks ago I had the privilege to be in Skandia, Michigan with a wonderful Pastor and church. Early Saturday morning, I drove to meet a layman in that church who has Clydesdale horses. This breed of horse is beautiful and magnificent. Two of them were hitched to a sleigh, and off we went into […]

Cruise Control – God is in Control!

by Benjamin Burks on January 5, 2011 · 0 comments

Hebrews 10:22-24, “Let us draw near with a true heart in full assurance of faith, having our hearts sprinkled from an evil conscience, and our bodies washed with pure water. Let us hold fast the profession of our faith without wavering; (for he is faithful that promised;) And let us consider one another to provoke […]