Need A Vacation?

As you get this, I’m on vacation.  (Which is why I love automation.  I can write this, schedule it to be sent, and then not worry about!)  Don’t you love vacation time?  At my church, we are firm believers of the classic phrase, “Work hard, play hard.”  Only problem is that we tend to work […]

10 Things I Learned From Autopsy Of A Deceased Church

 I just finished reading Thom Rainer’s book “Anatomy of a Deceased Church.”  It was a quick read and well worth it.  Several churches who have closed their doors were analyzed.  Here are my top 10 observations… 1. Slow erosion is the worst type of decline for churches, because the members have no sense of urgency […]

Church Culture Guru KICKS OFF

Guru = “An intellectual or spiritual guide or leader.” (  I think of a guru more as a nerd in his field.  I love leadership, management, practical ministries and church systems.  I want to share what I’ve learned with you! If you’re reading this, then you are one of the first to check out Church […]