Dave Jacobs: "A small church measures success by how faithful they have been with what God has given them."
"The small church cannot be viewed as a stepping stone to a large church ministry."
Brandon Cox: "Don’t neglect the power of preaching, even in a brand new church plant."
Charles Lee: "You cannot assume that what has worked in the past will work today or in the future."
Predominant church growth tools focus on gifts and personality but fail to take into account the power of pain to shape a life.
Dave Gibbons: “Can we ever forget the greatest movement of all began with a group of 12 misfits?”
Community is a conduit of life: you live in community. If you starve yourself of community, you die.
"Learning to assess body language can go a long way to showing your compassion and care of those you’re leading."
Dave Gibbons: “In most countries, relationships and the trust of indigenous leadership often take years to develop.”
A surprising and convicting truth about why we don't evangelize.