Everyone Looks Better on Twitter

A few weeks ago I was going through the list of my followers on Twitter and I noticed something interesting. And funny. Everybody is better...

Have You Narrowed Your Ministry Focus?

I’ve never taught a Sunday message, so finding video on the web of me teaching anything is a rare sighting. A couple of...

The Power of Visual Thinking Applied to Church Leadership

When I started Auxano with a few other leaders we really started two ministries. Auxano was started to navigate leaders through growth ...

Leading Alone is Never a Good Idea

  If you are leading a team or organization, I have some simple advice for you. This is based on years of...

Bible Illiteracy: Church's Dirty Little Secret

Pastor Randy Frazee calls attention to Bible illiteracy among the faithful.

You'll Never Be Balanced

"Leadership is all about making the right adjustments," says Mark Batterson.

PBS Special Explores "God in America"

God in America will air in a six-hour series for three nights beginning Monday, October 11.

Review: The Church of Facebook

Jesse Rice looks at the impact of Facebook on our churches and our relationships.

Catalyst 2010: Andy Stanley

As is tradition at Catalyst, Andy Stanley opened up the conference. This year the theme is “tension is good.” Here’s what Andy had to...

Catalyst 2010: Seth Godin

Seth Godin taught the afternoon session at Catalyst. Here are some of the key thoughts from his talk:   “Professional wrestling is fake.” “Baked into our culture...

Catalyst 2010: Perry Noble

Perry Noble opened up the Friday morning session at Catalyst. Here are some highlights from his talk:   “Have you ever had an ‘Oh Crap’ moment....

Catalyst 2010: Craig Groeschel

Craig Groeschel took the main stage before lunch. Here are some of the thoughts that grabbed my attention:   on tension between generations… “We need each...

Catalyst 2010: T.D. Jakes

T.D. Jakes had the challenge of following a guy who was shot out of a cannon at Catalyst. Here’s some of what he had...

5 Multi-Site Lessons for Single Site Church

Focus on multiplying yourself to see more disciples made in the process.

Stephen the Waiter

What starts as an insignificant task often leads to your most significant moment.

The Adventurous Pastor

If you want to adventurize your life, you've got to set some life goals.

Empty Promises

This message mash up from Pete Wilson reminds us to avoid approval addiction.

N.T. Wright on Ephesians

N. T. Wright presents a brief tour through Paul's magisterial Ephesian letter.

Robber w/Theology Degree Blocked With Bible

A Bible foiled a robbery attempt this week in Oklahoma City.

7 Keys to a Great Campaign

Successful campaigns all start in one place: the heart of the pastor.

At Pro-life Gala, Former Supermodel Kathy Ireland Challenges Churches To ‘Wake...

Former supermodel Kathy Ireland was honored for her pro-life advocacy at the 2023 Live Action Gala on Saturday, Sept. 23. The Christian entrepreneur told attendees that churches need to “wake up.”

Arthur Brooks: Why You Don’t Need To Have a Midlife (Ministry)...

Dr. Arthur Brooks joins “The Stetzer ChurchLeaders Podcast” to share what few people realize about professional decline and how church leaders can make the most of the second half of their lives.