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How Small Church Thinking Holds Big Churches Back

Originally written for “We’ve had significant growth but we still think like a small …more

5 Strategic Misconceptions About Multisite

Originally Published on Recent estimates suggest that as many as 8,000 U.S. churches are …more

Without These 4 Steps, Your Vision Will Fail

Originally Published on If you’re a church leader, you likely have a vision for …more

5 Critical Needs Of Every Campus Pastor You Lead

Originally published on Leading campus pastors is one of the most rewarding roles a …more

Why People Like Starbucks More Than Your Church

Originally published on Did you know that Starbucks has provided clean water to Africa, …more

3 Keys to Make Your Church Board More Effective

Originally published on Ask the average pastor for a list of greatest frustrations and …more

2 Keys To Breaking Any Growth Barrier

Originally published on So often in conversations with church leaders, the topic of growth …more

3 Ways Church Growth Often Results in a Loss

Every time your church grows larger, you run the risk of losing something. The loss …more

What’s Really Keeping Your Guests from Connecting? [Team Exercise]

Over the years, I’ve had the opportunity to visit a wide variety of churches. Having led …more

Changing Ministry Seasons Without Leaving Your Team In The Cold

Where I live in Northeast Ohio, it feels like winter has started about three different …more

5 Proven Strategies to Keep Your 2016 Resolutions

It is impossible to lead a church with strategy if you are not leading yourself the …more

4 Words That May Push Millennials From Your Church

Each time church leadership transitions from one generation to the next, outdated terms are exchanged …more