Learning to Dance in the Storm – David Lermy – Ep 074

David Lermy has worked in the corporate, education, church, and the nonprofit world. He currently runs a non-profit organization in Taney County, MO that feeds more than 1,200 kids each weekend and has spent more than 18 years in ministry. David and his wife have encountered many obstacles in their lives and have learned to rely on the Lord no matter how difficult life gets. David’s wife was diagnosed with cancer four days before they got married and David is currently living with a degenerative bone disease. The Lord has brought them through each and every trying circumstance. David now shares what he has learned through the process on his blog Leading Happy. He believes that no matter how difficult life becomes, we can find joy in the midst of the storms of life. David has learned what it means to walk in God’s grace and he shares many of his insights and experiences with us today. He’s an avid reader who loves to pass on what he’s learning to help people become better leaders and followers of Christ.

David holds a degree in Biblical Studies and Languages from Evangel University and a graduate degree in organizational leadership from Liberty University. He is currently working towards doctoral work in the area of renewal studies dealing with community transformation at Regent University.

Resources mentioned:

Yearning: Living Between How It Is & How It Ought to Be by M.Craig Barnes

Next Generation Leader: 5 Essentials for Those Who Will Shape the Future by Andy Stanley

The Land Between: Finding God in Difficult Transitions by Jeff Manion

Developing the Leaders Around You: How to Help Others Reach Their Full Potential by John Maxwell

Everybody’s Normal Till You Get to Know Them by John Ortberg

Soul Keeping: Caring For the Most Important Part of You by John Ortberg

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