Author Archives: Gary Coiro

About Gary Coiro

Nonprofit & Church Leader Nonprofit Leader and Consultant since 2004, following 15 years as a pastor. Competencies include board development, fundraising, staff development and management, strategic planning, church work, Bible teaching, and capital campaigns. Currently consulting and serving on the Church Ministries Management Team for a large multi-cultural evangelical church.

Satisfaction – Matthew 5:6

Message Video Message Audio (I Can’t Get No) Satisfaction – The Rolling Stones, Songwriters: Keith Richards / Mick Jagger   I can’t get no satisfaction, I can’t get no satisfaction ‘Cause I try and I try and I try and … Continue reading

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A Place for Women

I have had to grapple with my view of women in the church… I’ve needed to confront the mindset that I had swallowed being educated in conservative Christian schools and churches.  I have had to come to grips with the … Continue reading

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Leaders Beware…

Those with a platform need to beware of the inner life… “His fame spread far and wide, for he was greatly helped until he became powerful. But after Uzziah became powerful, his pride led to his downfall. He was unfaithful … Continue reading

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Sports lessons Translate to Life

Every athlete I have coached, and all of my children, have this quote memorized – as I memorized it in 1980 while a Cadet at West Point… “Upon the fields of friendly strife are sown the seeds that on other … Continue reading

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Jesus

Greatest man in history, had no servants, yet they called him Master. Had no degree, yet they called him Teacher. Had no medicines, yet they called him Healer. He had no army, yet kings feared Him. He won no military … Continue reading

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Maundy Thursday

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Prayer of Confession, Contrition, Humility, Dependency

Lord Jesus, I sin. Grant that I may never cease grieving because of it, never be content with myself, never think I can reach a point of perfection. Kill my envy, command my tongue, trample down self. Give me grace … Continue reading

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