Wagner on Thinking Big for Conversion

“If individuals can be born again, why can’t cities, made up of many individuals, be born again?” – C. Peter Wagner, theologian, missionary, writer, teacher, and church growth specialist


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The Quickest Ways to Lose Your Volunteers

Today’s guest post comes to us from Dale Hudson for MinistryTodayMag.com. Volunteers. They make children’s ministry possible. They serve faithfully, impacting the lives of kids and parents. Stop for a minute and think about the volunteers you are blessed to serve with. Think about what a blessing they are to the kids and families. I know you are appreciative for … Read More


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Five Reasons Your Volunteers Quit

Today’s guest post comes to us from InfluenceMagazine.com. Do you have a volunteer problem? Hopefully not. Many churches go through times when they just don’t have enough hands on deck. Finding people to fill positions is challenging but rewarding. What happens when a volunteer quits? Before you see another volunteer walk out the door, ask the right questions. Here are the … Read More


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Sunday Scripture: Being a Godly Leader

“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. The law of their God is in their hearts; their feet do not slip.” – Psalm 37:30-31 (NLT)


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Sunday Scripture: Developing Patience

“Be still in the presence of the Lord, and wait patiently for him to act. Don’t worry about the evil people who prosper or fret about their wicked schemes.” – Psalm 37:7 (NLT)


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10 Habits of Mentally Strong People

Today’s guest post comes to us from Travis Bradberry for GlobalLeadership.org. To increase your mental strength, you simply need to change your outlook. When hard times hit, people with mental strength suffer just as much as everyone else. The difference is that they understand life’s challenging moments offer valuable lessons. In the end, it’s these tough lessons that build the … Read More


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Thom Rainer on Being a Strong Leader

“Confident and courageous leaders have no problems pointing out their own weaknesses and ignorance.” – Thom S. Rainer, President and CEO of LifeWay Christian Resources


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8 Vital Instructions for Every Pastor and Church Leader

Today’s guest post comes to us from Brandon A. Cox, church planter, pastor, author and coach. Brandon is the lead pastor at Grace Hills Church in Betonville, Arkansas, and is the Community Facilitator at Pastors.com and PD.church. He is the author of Rewired and is the Leadership & Marketing Coaching Coach for Courage to Lead. If you’re a pastor or ministry … Read More


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Wiersbe’s Four Lessons on Life

“Four Lessons on Life: 1. Never take down a fence until you know why it was put up. 2. If you get too far ahead of the army, your soldiers may mistake you for the enemy. 3. Don’t complain about the bottom rungs of the ladder; they helped to get you higher. 4. If you want to enjoy the rainbow, … Read More


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