Author: John Wilburn

  • Pursuing a Life of Excellence

    A few Saturdays ago (January 24) I ran a particularly hard nine miles with my training group. However that didn’t keep me from fulfilling my role as the groups “entertainer” [1] by telling jokes, sharing stories, and even singing a few bars of “A Whole New World” from the movie Aladdin [2]! Last Saturday (January […]

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  • Worth Filling Out a Twenty-One Page Application

    Worth a 21 Page Application from John Wilburn on Vimeo.

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  • Pursuing a Ministry of Excellence

    Pursuing a Ministry of Excellence

    A few weeks ago I started visiting a second-grade class to help students with their reading for an hour. The teacher was surprised to see me Friday (forgot about my coming) and didn’t anything planned, so it looked like I couldn’t help at all [1]. After about ten minutes she asked if I could help […]

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  • John Wilburn Ministry Update

    January 29 Ministry Update from John Wilburn on Vimeo.

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  • The Beauty of a Loving Confrontation

    Last week a good friend of mine pointed out something that I could be working on spiritually. He did it in a spirit of love and humility instead of arrogance [1] but that didn’t keep me from getting angry at first. None of us actually feel good when people point out a weakness (whether they […]

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