"When it comes to the church, the disease is called 'tradition.' And when a disease goes unchecked, it can become deadly."
“A great staff culture is contagious. It’s one of the top reasons why your church staff will love coming to work.”
LifeWay Research President Ed Stetzer says the church often is confused about how to view "the world."
"For the sake of Jesus and the world he loves, let’s lock hands and hearts and scatter the seed of the gospel together."
Thom Rainer: "Pastors often take 10 to 20 hours to prepare a sermon. And then they hear one of these sentences."
"I discovered I really could find my identity in Christ, not the size of my church."
William Vanderbloemen: "Look for leaders of leaders who naturally invest in others and create a culture of excellence."
Rick Warren: "Here’s a list of some simple things we do to set the stage for more baptisms that almost any church can do."
David Fitch: “We not only gather in God’s presence on Sundays, we live in his presence the other six days of the week.”
"The disrupter is just that: He disrupts the unity of the church. He disrupts the outward focus of the church."