“If you’re against church growth, you’re against the basic mission of the church.”
The goal of any Christian should never be to find a church you like and sit in the back row. The goal should be to fully engage the mission.
“These are 10 ways I see leaders squander their influence without trying.”
There are some goals that every leader could benefit from accomplishing.
“Here are nine approaches and practices that will help you develop a culture of honest feedback without getting defensive.”
“How can you tell if you’re a leader? Look over your shoulder to see if anyone’s following.”
The challenge for this generation of church leaders is to keep the methods fluid and the mission sacred. The more we do that, the more effective we’ll be.
The problem for me with criticism is that it makes me want to respond like a toddler would.
You’re probably wondering if there’s anything you can do to leverage Christmas better to reach the people in your community who normally don’t attend church. I’m with you.
Frame what people need to know in the context of what people want to know.