Desmond Barrett

Desmond Barrett is the lead pastor at Winter Haven First Church of the Nazarene in Winter Haven, Florida. He is the author of several books, most recently, Helping the Small Church Win Guests: Preparing To Increase Attendance (Wipf & Stock Publications) and has done extensive research in the area of church revitalization and serves as church revitalizer, consultant, coach, podcast host and mentor to revitalizing pastors and churches.

Renewing Self to Renew Others

4 encouragements to relax

4 Ways to Rebuild the Church After COVID-19

The pandemic has caused the church to reexamine the way she serves the community of believers. Many pastors have felt the pain in the...

3 Steps to Experience God’s Best for Your Ministry

Throughout Scripture, God has used challenging situations to strengthen his people to achieve greatness. Today as the world faces many crises, you may be...

5 Ways to Regain Momentum as the Church Reopens

What you'll want to consider in the early stages of reopening

Overcoming the Fear of Failing During a Crisis

How to see this crisis as an opportunity

3 Steps to Leading in a Challenging Season

Don't miss God's instructions during a crisis.

How to Reconnect to the Christ-Story in Your Church

Three practical ways to connect with the unfolding story of what Christ is doing in the local church