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Senior Pastor, Get Nelson Searcy’s Renegade Pastor Book for Just $1.00!
Drawing from Nelson Searcy’s decades of church leadership experience, The Renegade Pastor: Abandoning Average in Your Life and Ministry is full of pastor-equipping, effectiveness-building insights and tools you never knew existed:
- Discover the seven secrets to being an “above average” pastor and how to take control of your life and ministry.
- Get a step-by-step resource to help you manage your stress level, set godly goals, plan with purpose, deal with criticism, become a better spouse and parent – and more!
- Learn how to stop “just getting by” – Increase your passion for ministry and decrease your frustration levels with this practical guide to personal and pastoral leadership
- Get back to the business of reflecting God’s glory in every aspect of your life!
Nelson has been “in the trenches” as a full-time pastor for over 25 years, has written over 15 books for pastors and has trained more than 50,000 church leaders in over 45 denominations.
Along with your book purchase, you will receive a FREE 60-Day “Test Drive” of Nelson Searcy’s Renegade Pastors Network ($198.00 value), which includes a private membership hub where you can access ministry news and insights, live teachings from Nelson and over $813.20 of his best-selling church growth resources. It’s the perfect complement to the book!
Join Nelson Searcy on a mission to abandon average and reclaim a life of impact and excellence. Are you ready to go Renegade?
You are made for more than average . . .
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This network is a comprehensive approach to life and ministry. It’s for those pastors who are concerned with fulfilling their calling from God while achieving personal growth, ministry-life balance, and accomplishing great things for God’s Kingdom.
Senior Pastor Coaching
Growing churches are led by growing leaders!
Go in-depth with Nelson on all 8 systems of a healthy church as you also discover time management principles and break through the barriers that are keeping you from growing.
Grow your church through the power of Assimilation! Walk through each critical step of the process of welcoming first-time guests, getting them to return, and effectively moving them from membership to an ongoing relationship with Christ.
Double the number of people you reach for Christ by mobilizing your congregation for evangelism and equipping people to share their faith. You’ll receive in-depth training on how to raise the evangelistic temperature in your church.
Increase giving and grow your people spiritually through the challenge of giving generously! Focus exclusively on stewardship for this in-depth training on taking your church finances to the next level while creating a culture of generosity.
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The New Assimilation Seminar
Updated & Expanded: Discover the proven process to grow your church by welcoming first-time guests, keeping them coming back and eventually moving them to membership.
Secrets of Effective Delegation
Learning to delegate is your key to getting more done in less time, with less stress and with greater blessing. This resource is 25 years of lessons from the school of hard knocks, the Bible and Nelson’s own pastoral and coaching ministry.
Shepherding Your Staff
You owe it to your staff and volunteers to shepherd them. This resource is densely packed with proven principles and strategies to strengthen your ministry team.
Church Marketing Workshop
Nelson reveals ALL the marketing tips, strategies and tactics he’s discovered and applied from 25 years in ministry and coaching across the country!
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Meet Dr. Nelson Searcy
Nelson Searcy is an experienced church growth strategist, pastor, church planter and coach, serving in ministry for more than 25 years and consulting with churches around the world.
As founder of Church Leader Insights and the Renegade Pastors Network, he has personally trained more than 50,000 church leaders in over 45 denominations through live events, seminars and monthly coaching, helping them break common growth barriers like 125, 250, 500, 1000 and beyond, all while maintaining personal life and ministry balance. For more accelerated growth, pastors also participate in Nelson’s Senior Pastor, Evangelism, Stewardship, Assimilation and Advanced Coaching networks.
Nelson is also the Founding and Lead Pastor of The Journey Church, with locations across New York City and in Boca Raton, FL. Nelson and his church routinely appear on lists such as “The 50 Most Influential Churches” and “The 25 Most Innovative Leaders.” He is the author of over 85 church growth resources and 15+ books, including The Renegade Pastor: Abandoning Average in Your Life, Ministry and The Difference Maker: Using Your Everyday Life for Eternal Impact.
Nelson is the recipient of the prestigious Donald A. McGavran Award for Outstanding Leadership in Great Commission Research. His continued mission is to help church leaders around the world cooperate with God in creating healthy, thriving churches. He divides his time between NYC and South Florida. He and his wife, Kelley, have one son, Alexander.