Top 50 Leadership Books of All Time (#50 – #46)

High-achieving pastors know that “Leaders are Readers,” and books have the ability to expand your leadership and your ministry in unique ways. Before I went into ministry, I was not a big reader but I prayed for God to make me into one. I now read about five books every week. Now I’m not suggesting you do the same but … Read More


Nelson SearcyLeadership

4 New Times Starting Today: 2022 Preaching Calendar Final Replay

Hey, I still have some space available for the final replay of my Planning Your 2022 Preaching Calendar – Online Training. We have four times open now, starting TODAY at 11am ET. Secure your spot now — I don’t want you to miss out on this essential training that will have an exponential impact on all of 2022! Plus, when you … Read More


Sandra OlivieriChurch Growth, Church Systems, Leadership, Preaching, Strategy, Worship Planning

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Drink Up: The Well of Wellness

The below excerpt is from my best-selling book The New You: A Guide to Better Physical, Mental, Emotional and Spiritual Wellness. Click here to order your copy today! When there is enough of it, water accomplishes some amazing things in your body. Water gives you energy; regulates digestion by breaking down and flushing out waste; helps stabilize blood pressure; clears toxins … Read More


Nelson SearcyHealth, Leadership

Broadus on the Necessity of Powerful Preaching

“In every age of Christianity, since John the Baptist drew crowds into the desert, there has been no great religious movement, no restoration of Scripture truth, and reanimation of genuine piety, without new power in preaching, both as cause and as effect.” – John Albert Broadus, dubbed “the world’s greatest living preacher” by Charles Spurgeon


Nelson SearcyLeadership, Ministry

Big Announcement: Pastor leadership retreat now virtual

Big News — no travel now required for our next big pastor leadership event: the 2022 Renegade Pastors Conference. Join me Tuesday, March 15 – Thursday, March 17 for 3 packed days of online training. Open exclusively to Senior Pastors at a Super Early Bird rate, plus you can sign up your spouse for FREE! You will join me and … Read More


Sandra OlivieriBooks, Church Growth, Church Systems, Health, Leadership, Ministry, Strategy

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Mental Wellness: Praise God During Times of Stress

The below excerpt is from my new book The New You: A Guide to Better Physical, Mental, Emotional and Spiritual Wellness. Click here to order your copy today! Praising God when things are going well is easy, but how quick are you going to praise him when you feel overwhelmed? When your stress level is high, practice praising God for giving … Read More


Nelson SearcyHealth, Leadership

Health and Wellness: A Game Changer

The below excerpt is from my book The New You: A Guide to Better Physical, Mental, Emotional and Spiritual Wellness. Click here to order your copy today! As they say, the truth will set you free. A new, correct perspective on God’s purposes for our health and wellness is a game changer. After all, if God has entrusted us with … Read More


Nelson SearcyHealth, Leadership

John Broadus on Preaching

“Brethren, we must preach the doctrines; we must emphasize the doctrines; we must go back to the doctrines. I fear that the new generation does not know the doctrines as our fathers knew them.” – John Albert Broadus, dubbed “the world’s greatest living preacher” by Charles Spurgeon


Nelson SearcyLeadership, Preaching

Breaking the Cycle of Stress: The Big Sleep

Sometimes the best thing you can do to accomplish more is to get some much-needed rest. That is the idea behind the big sleep—a concept we came across several years ago and have made great use of ever since. Let’s say it is Thursday afternoon. You are trying to pull things together for an upcoming weekend commitment, but because of … Read More


Nelson SearcyHealth, Leadership, Ministry