Why Nobody Cares About Your Church

Why Nobody Cares About Your Church

Is probably because your church largely doesn’t care to connect beyond its Christian culture. Today the overwhelming majority of churches are filled with lifelong Christians, and are largely incapable of connecting with anybody else. Is yours one of them?...
Batman or Joker? On Church Leadership

Batman or Joker? On Church Leadership

I was watching a fascinating video on storytelling and the power of the antagonist found here on Youtube. The Dark Knight, highlights a constant tension between Batman and Joker. The fundamental common objective they are both fighting for is the same: the soul of...
Leadership Summit and the Individual

Leadership Summit and the Individual

Summer is for conferences, and August is for Leadership Summit, the juggernaut leadership conference put on by Willow Creek church. Every year thousands attend conferences. The hope is to kick-start the next phase, find inspiration, develop skills for another level....
Managers or Dreamers? RE-developing Church Leaders

Managers or Dreamers? RE-developing Church Leaders

Part 1 of this short 2 part series on leadership development in the North American church can be found here: How Leadership Development is Crippling the Church. Leadership development is a mainstay in contemporary church development and with it the production...