10 pastors of Outreach 100 churches share some of their most encouraging moments.
"'Pastor' is a metaphor for someone who spiritually cares for people. I want to be a leader who makes sure pastoring happens."
“A clear culture is like the white blood cell system of an organization and it gives you a better chance of self-correction.”
“We must change our methods for shining God’s light into the world without changing the light itself.”
Bobby Gruenewald: Our best ideas happen when we face real problems with constraints.
"We are called to dig postmodern wells where the Samaritan woman of today can get a drink and have a conversation."
“Sure, efficiency is often useful, but great teams aren’t necessarily efficient. Rather, they are effective.”
"Go ahead and learn from the successes of others, but never assume that stealing an idea will give you the same results."
Looking Back, Looking Ahead: Reflections of a Retired Megachurch Pastor
It’s inevitable--we all go through ministry funks. Steven Furtick offers four tips on getting out of them.