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Living from your core

What are your core values? How do you uniquely inspire others toward greater leadership?

What about a preacher who is plagiarizing sermons?

At what point does a preacher’s use of other preachers’ sermons become plagiarism?

7 principles for launching multiple worship venues, campuses and times

Offering more can better connect various people to your community, but adding a new worship encounter also has its caveats.

What the Church is not

While God can bring someone from a harsh negative opinion of the Church, I believe Christians can always do a better job of removing those obstacles.

Baby boomers are returning to church

The rebellious generation may become the religious generation.

Spiritual lessons from a dramatic rescue

People all over the world were captivated by the plight of a dozen boys and their soccer coach who were trapped in a cave in Thailand for 18 days.

4 necessary mindsets for developing transformational leadership

I am convinced that gifted and well-equipped leadership is absolutely essential for every church.

The DNA difference—church plant versus multisite

It’s important to know the difference between these two specific strategies.

What is Jesus’ core teaching on leadership?

What Jesus says in Mark 10 contradicts many popular leadership resources.

Your church needs a strategic vision

If you have a plan without a vision, you are just doing busy work. If you have a vision without a plan, you just have a fantasy.

Understanding change

If change is constant, then why are we struggling to adjust?

Clarify your calling

Basic discipleship is our first calling. Now, our second calling is more specific. Here are four ways to find more clarity in your specific calling.

4 ways this extraordinary leader built his network

Consider these places Jesus focused on when finding new prospects.

The leverage of leadership

One leader, investing in enough leaders, will change everything.

Assessing someone’s value

It may be thought that someone’s value is determined by their qualifications and performance. Gene Appel, Senior Pastor of Eastside Christian Church in Anaheim, California, challenges leaders to look beyond the surface and remember this key principle.

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