Mark leads The Riddle Group consulting firm and Redeeming Leadership LLC. He's the author of Inside the Mind of Youth Pastors: A Church Leaders Guide to Youth Ministry, and The Official Church Staff Manual: Youth Pastor Edition. His most recent book is Redeeming Leadership: Shoulder Pads. Mark spends his time investing in people and has a special place in his heart for people in ministry.

Facebook and news streams talk of fearing the government, with references to Hitler and talk of tyranny and conspiracy. There is a gravity of fear. Fear has a gravitational pull. There are times when our fear changes our circumstances to bring our fears t... read more