8 Reasons a Church Plant May Not Grow

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I’ve worked with a lot of church plants. And, I’ve been involved in two — as a planter. Every planter goes into the process hoping to see lives changed with the Gospel. Hoping to grow. Some work. Some don’t. 

Why is that? 

Well, of course, there are spiritual factors at work. [...] Continue Reading…

The Immediate Need to Create a Lasting Legacy

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Succession has been a hot topic in a whole lot of church circles lately.

I visited with my friend William Vanderbloemen who just wrote a book on the subject called Next: Pastoral Succession That Works, which is a church leader’s comprehensive guidebook to understanding what you can do now to [...] Continue Reading…

Coming Soon to a Workplace Near You: Generation Z

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Here is a guest post from Jeremy Kingsley. Jeremy is a Best-selling author and Keynote speaker. He has been featured on CNBC, ABC, CBS, FOX, FOX BUSINESS, WALL STREET JOURNAL and many more large media outlets. Learn more at JeremyKingsley.com

Coming Soon to a Workplace Near You: Generation Z

The generation [...] Continue Reading…

One Simple, Free, Exceptionally Great Leadership Tip

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Here’s a great leadership tip. 

And, it’s one you already know, but sometimes forget. Or just don’t do it enough. 

This leadership tip was shared with me years ago by one of my leaders. I have practiced it in every leadership environment since then. It’s one of the smartest things I do. 

It’s genius. [...] Continue Reading…

7 Examples of Tough, But Smart Leadership Decisions

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Leadership is tough. It’s especially tough when it involves people. :)

It is interesting, however, in my experience, how often the toughest decision is the smartest decision. It’s the one we know we need to make but it’s the hardest one to make. Every leader I know wants to be [...] Continue Reading…