Becoming a Global Christian and Developing Your Heart for the Lost

Today’s guest post comes to us from Karen Coleman for Eternal Perspectives with Randy Alcorn. Karen and her family spent 23 years in Cameroon, West Africa doing missions work. It might come as a surprise to some, but if you do a Bible search for the words “mission” or “missionary”, you aren’t going to find much. To understand the role of … Read More

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From one pastor to another…

Kerrick Thomas is a pastor and friend of mine who has learned first-hand how to manage personal crisis and church leadership. Over the last year, he has experienced crisis in his own life: The tragic loss of his mom in a fire . . . then less than a week later his wife having reconstructive surgery on her ankle that left … Read More

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A.W. Tozer on Protecting the Church

“The church that is not jealously protected by mighty intercession and sacrificial labors will before long become the abode of every evil bird and the hiding place for unsuspected corruption. The creeping wilderness will soon take over that church that trusts in its own strength and forgets to watch and pray.” -A.W. Tozer

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Congratulations Dr. Elmer Towns! (Special $49 Sale)

Taking a moment this week to celebrate the recent nuptials of my mentor Dr. Elmer Towns. Congrats to Dr. Towns (83 years young!) and his new bride, Jackie, and may God bless their new life together. Dr. Towns is a spiritual giant and he understands that there is no greater calling, no greater mission than to build the church and reach more … Read More

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Jason Hatley on The Power of a To Do List

Have you ever been so busy… so overwhelmed… so under pressure in ministry that you’ve considered quitting? It happened to me 5 years ago, right after Nelson Searcy and I launched The Journey Church in South Florida… At this point I had been in ministry with Nelson at The Journey for nearly 10 years. I was no stranger to busy … Read More

Nelson SearcyLeadership, Ministry, Strategy, Stress Management

BRAND-NEW Resource: The Power of a To Do List

I want to tell you about a new resource that I never planned to release.  In fact, it all began when I invited Jason Hatley, long time Pastor with me at The Journey and the leader of our Worship Leader Coaching, to present at my Advanced Coaching Network (my highest level, invite-only network.) The topic: Personal and Staff Productivity. Almost … Read More

Nelson SearcyLeadership, Ministry, Stress Management