Jason Strand: Stepping Into and Leading a Whirlwind—Part 1

“We really focus on reaching people who are far from God. That is our mission, that is the heartbeat of our church.”

Dealing With Pastoral Pain

How I learned to heal from the hurts that come with being a church leader.

What Do I Do When My Church Stops Growing?

When your growth stagnates, it's often an opportunity to discover new things about yourself and your church.

The Church Merger Road Map

Road signs for the church merger journey

18 Common Mistakes Made When Going Multisite

Launch strong by keeping these things in mind.

How Is the Holy Spirit Connected to Church Growth?

There is a beautiful interaction between the empowering of the Holy Spirit and our role in church growth.
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5 Ways to Destroy Ministry Silos

"Foster this attitude among your leaders: 'How can I help my fellow leaders, even though it’s not my ministry?'”
sense of community

Where Everybody Knows Somebody

Why you should think of your church as a community of communities.

Rejoice in the Church God Has Given You

Comparing your church to other churches simply for the sake of comparison only breeds jealousy and ingratitude.

Errors in Thinking That Stunt Church Growth

Watch out for these "thinkholes" taken from Will Mancini’s book, 'Church Unique.'