How Do You Define Excellence?

We're all pursuing excellence, but do we really know what we're aiming for?

Becoming Activists for Disciple Multiplying

As we pursue our activist causes, we need to make sure we keep the main thing—disciple-making—the main thing.

3 Ways a Coming Wave of Revitalization Will Affect Churches

According to LifeWay Research a wave of church revitalization is coming. Here are the three ways churches will be affected.

5 Keys to Church Revitalization Most Leaders Miss

Going into a church revitalization effort with the wrong expectations, you're bound to burn out. Here are key things to remember.

5 Destructive Things We Say to Ourselves

Are you thinking any of these negative things about yourself? Here's how to flip those comments on their head.

4 Leadership Lessons I Learned the Hard Way

These are four essential leadership lessons I had to learn the way. Hopefully, you can learn from my mistakes.

Why You Cannot Lead Without Integrity

Integrity is an essential component of leadership. Here are four areas of life that form the foundation of a leader's integrity.

How to Assimilate Church Visitors

If someone visits a second time, you've won 80 percent of the battle to get them to stay. Here's how to get that second (and third) visit.

Overcoming Vocational Inertia

Remember a time someone said just the right thing at the right time to you. That's the transformative power of permission giving.

What Is Your Church Known for in Your Community?

When I asked churches "What is your church known for in its community?" I got some fascinating responses.