four reasons why partnerships matter: Partnerships model the unity that Jesus prayed for. Unity is a sign to the Church and world that the gospel draws us together in mutual submission to Christ. Partnerships keep our egos in check because working [...]
THE MESSY MIDDLE Dan O'Deens / June 2022 The phrase ‘messy middle’ is a bit trendy these days, but it honestly reflects real life . The honeymoon is glorious…the golden years are bliss (except for [...]
WHAT STUDENTS NEED TODAY Dan O’Deens, May 25, 2022 I was a Children’s and Student Pastor. I taught Youth Ministry Philosophy and Programming and trained the next wave of Youth Pastors at a College campus. [...]
ARE YOU AN ACTIVE LISTENER by Dan O’Deens – April 20, 2022 Are you a good listener? Listening might be the most important yet least developed skill within Church leadership. We are so busy caring [...]
The fallacious ‘myth’ that ‘attending church’ makes you spiritually mature by dan o'deens This past week Adam Wyatt @pastor_adam shared this quote in social media. “Church, @disney may very well be coming for your kids but [...]
Breathe Partners is a strategic partner that our church counts on when we think globally and wish to have an impact around the globe. Personally, Dan has been my “go-to mentor” for years. Dan is wicked smart and has the ability to see through clutter and chaos to find a path to effectiveness. Dan is a “truth-teller” and we can all use more of those!
Dan loves people, especially the misfits. His guidance is personal, authentic, and essential. His experiences as a practitioner, doing the work, is a treasure for young leaders who are setting out to make a difference in the world. His process of guiding people to clarity, construct and commit to their vision is why he is a Visionary Architect.