Thanksgiving is for Delegation?

We can be thankful this week for our part in growing God’s Kingdom. But we can also be thankful that God does not expect us to do it all alone! In fact, he provides us with the ability to empower others to share in the blessings of your ministry. While we might all agree that we should delegate, most of … Read More

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100 Tips for Leaders That Everyone in Ministry Should Know

Today’s guest post comes to us from Joe McKeever for Here are the first 10 tips for church leaders: 1. In all the world, there are only three Christians who love change; none of them are in your church. 2. When you speak before an unfamiliar group, be careful what you say because you never know who is listening … Read More

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Good Leadership Follows God’s Law

“The godly offer good counsel; they teach right from wrong. They have made God’s law their own, so they will never slip from his path.” – Psalm 37:30-31 (NLT)

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Schuller on the Power of Positive Thinking

“It takes but one positive thought when given a chance to survive and thrive to overpower an entire army of negative thoughts.” – Robert H. Schuller, pastor, evangelist, author, and motivational speaker September 16, 1926 – April 2, 2015

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$25 Sale – You Owe it to Your Staff & Volunteers

How would you answer this question — What is my shepherding responsibility for my staff and volunteers? Going into Fall, now is an important time to ensure the spiritual health of the ones you lead. I know you want to shepherd — that’s what we do as pastors. But how? That’s the question I dive into in this resource. This … Read More

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Righteous Leadership

“Kings detest wrongdoing, for his rule is built on justice.” – Proverbs 16:12 (NLT)

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6 Ways to Prevent Vision Drift in Your Church

Today’s guest post comes to us from Rick Warren for Proverbs says, “Without a vision, the people perish.” You have a lot riding on the vision you communicate to your church. When you don’t regularly refocus your church around a shared vision, you’ll slowly find your church experiencing vision drift. You may have, at one time, shared a compelling vision … Read More

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Bring Your Spouse to Our Next Big Event for Only $19

I couldn’t wait to share this with you! Registration is now open for our next big event: the 2019 Renegade Pastors Conference. Today thru Friday, September 28th only, you can save big with a super low $129 rate for you plus bring your spouse for just $19! You did read that correctly. I want to make it as easy as … Read More

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