Why Restoration Matters

Why Restoration Matters

Restoration in a Transformational Community 24: Why Restoration Matters I have had a hand in a number of people’s stories. A classmate restored to his wife and kids spent a decade as a hospital orderly post spiritual crisis. One day, the hospital’s administer invited...
6 Landmines on the Restoration Battlefield

6 Landmines on the Restoration Battlefield

Restoration in a Transformational Community 23: 6 Landmines on the Restoration Battlefield When you least expect it on the battlefield, a landmine can blow up in your face. It can cost you your life or your limbs. In the restoration process, you want to know what the...
What If Someone Walks Away from Restoration?

What If Someone Walks Away from Restoration?

Restoration in a Transformational Community 22: What if someone walks away from restoration? Nothing is as disappointing for a restoration team as someone walking away. It has happened several times to teams I initiated. One person abandoned the process several months...
First We Need Stability

First We Need Stability

Restoration in a Transformational Community 18: First We Need Stability The restoration process has four phases through which your team is to guide the person. There is no timetable for these phases. As you work with the person, you will be able to sense when you are...
Where Do We Start?

Where Do We Start?

Restoration in a Transformational Community 17: Where Do We Start? So how do you actually do restoration? It kicks into gear when the person caught in sin starts meeting with the team. Your team is not there to be the primary counselors for the person, but to be with...