Stop Ignoring Second-Time Guests

Ever had one of those AHA-Moments? Ya know, when the light comes on? I’ll be the first one to admit that I’m not the brightest crayon in the box. Metaphorically speaking, most of the time I’m so slow that I’m one of the final ones to reach the finish line. I finally got there the […]

3 Triggers To Take Your Sermon To The Next Level!

You know what a trigger is, right? The first thing that pops into my mind when I hear the word, trigger, is a gun. Without a trigger, your gun would be worthless. Well, unless you use it as a club. Without a trigger, you can’t fire the weapon. You can’t defend yourself. You can’t take […]

The Practical Side Of Strategy

This is the final article in my strategy and planning series. We’ve talked about it quite a bit, but at the end of the day, if you follow this process step-by-step, you should be able to come up with months of ideas, events and sermon series. If you’re diligent, you should be able to plan […]

Is This Your LAST Season?

Can I vent for a moment? Maybe whine a little? Sometimes you just need to get some things off your shoulders, right? I honestly do not feel like writing much. So, this might be really short. Or, it might come flowing out in a second. I don’t know. You’ve had those weeks when every tragedy […]

3 Keys To Shepherding A Larger Church

This past week was absolutely crazy for me. I prefer to post articles once or twice each week, but I didn’t have two seconds to put anything together last week. As a full-time pastor, I have a lot more on my plate than just coaching other churches, so the demands can pile up from time […]