"If your overall church culture creates a safe environment for the staff, transitions can be a normal and healthy part of staff life."
"One person who was excited about seeing new generations come to know Jesus was a 91-year-old woman named Ruth."
"All the experts say that establishing new churches is the single most effective way to spread the gospel to a broken world.”
How a Sermon at a New Church Plant Turned Into a Movement
"Reflect Jesus to people when they come to your church; reflect Jesus when people leave your church."
“I was not seeking God. I was not calling out to him or even thinking about God. For God to do that for me is crazy."
Ed Stetzer: "There are four shifts that must take place to ensure continued growth past the traditional attendance barriers."
Pete Scazzero: "Part of what makes us human is our imperfections and mistakes. Only God is perfect."
"It should be the goal of every Christian to walk true to the characteristics that Christ calls out of our lives."
Phil Cooke: "When everything breaks loose, what’s the best approach for righting the ship?"