Phil Cooke: "Gimmicks may get attention, but truly original ideas change the world."
Few people would claim evangelism comes naturally. For most, it means stepping outside their comfort zones.
"Learning to assess body language can go a long way to showing your compassion and care of those you’re leading."
Carey Nieuwhof: "Sometimes, as a byproduct of what I do in ministry, I say things that aren’t 100 percent true."
Bobby Gruenewald: "None of us has arrived. We're all in the same boat: microchurches with a mega vision."
"For Kevin Harney, outreach without evangelism is 'giving a cup of cold water, but not giving it in Jesus' name.'"
Ed Stetzer: "Sadly, many churches don’t have the guts to hear the hard things."
"Church growth is a 'basic instinct' for church leaders. However, church growth without church health is asking for trouble."
"Hone in on these four elements over the next several months and watch your worship experiences go from good to great."
“If unity and diversity are perfected in the eternal church, we should be ever pursuing its perfection in the local church, as well.”