Ever see the Antiques Road Show? You know where people bring in stuff from their attic?
The chair they bought at a garage sale, or an ugly picture they’ve never liked that’s been handed down in their family and they ask the experts how much the item is really worth. People are usually surprised when items are worth much more than they think.
I’m going to let you in on a secret. In church world, we may not have antique art, but there’s a valuable skill that’s worth a fortune in spiritual collateral that few people talk about.
The real way to be a superstar in church world isn’t jewels in your crown from selfless serving, or stars on your Awana scripture memory chart, or how many people you’ve “prayed the prayer” with.
What’s most valuable in church world?
More specifically, name recall. It’s Olympic gold. It’s Sampson’s hair. It’s Kryptonite in the hands of Lex Luther only used for good.
Here’s how it goes…