"I have seen churches make dramatic turnarounds when just one person decided to be obedient to the Great Commission."
"Rather than seeing your church as a social club for its own good, what if your church embraced its missionary identity?"
"God wired our bodies and brains to benefit from attending church and developing a healthy spiritual life."
Many a church leader has confused tactics with strategy to their church's detriment.
Brad Powell: “To continue leading positively in the face of negativity, I have found that, like Jesus, I must learn to love people without needing them.”
Understand the shifting cultural landscape of those outside your church and what really matters to the unchurched.
J.D. Greear: 6 Plumblines for Community Engagement
Bobby Gruenewald: Our best ideas happen when we face real problems with constraints.
“Sure, efficiency is often useful, but great teams aren’t necessarily efficient. Rather, they are effective.”
Ed Stetzer: "Keeping a church focused on evangelism is similar to running a marathon."