"The Bible talks a lot about money, and it consistently communicates that less debt is better than more debt. We should, too."
"The mission cannot be about us. It must be about those who have not crossed the line of faith."
“If we aren’t intentional in our leadership, we will drift. We will look up one day and find that we that lack vision.”
"The challenge of preaching is to communicate to the varied levels of maturity from those who hear us proclaim the Word."
"My background was business, so I took those principles that I knew and applied them to building the new church."
"Vocational ministry is a calling, not just another vocation. If you enter ministry for the wrong reasons, you will not make it."
"It starts by allowing God to change our hearts, and then by turning our attention to the congregation and taking massive action."
"It’s easy for the mechanics of ministry to minimize the mystery of the gospel."
"Take the next step. Make this a conversation in your next staff or volunteer meeting."
"The question I asked was basic: 'What did you have or do in your church 10 years ago that you don’t have or do today?'"