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Ground-breaking conversations with today's top ministry leaders designed to help you lead better.

Scot McKnight

Scot McKnight: Reconciling Science and Scripture

“We’ve got to quit trying to show that the Bible is scientific and let the Bible say what it says in its world.”
Louie Giglio

Louie Giglio: If the Church Doesn’t Take Risks, Goliath Will Never Fall

“Our freedom and God’s glory are woven together. They’re inextricably linked together.” - Louie Giglio
Jarrid Wilson

Jarrid Wilson: De-Stigmatizing Mental Illness in the Church

“If the local church really wants to be the hope of the world, then the local church needs to step into areas in which the world finds itself hopeless: Mental health." - Jarrid Wilson
Max Lucado

Max Lucado: How Pastors Can Be Anxious for Nothing

“Helping people disentangle this problem with anxiety is one of the great privileges of the church.” - Max Lucado
Efrem Smith

Efrem Smith: Being God’s Reconcilers in a Volatile Mission Field

“We have to challenge, lovingly, folks in the church to remember that our citizenship in the Kingdom of God actually supersedes even our citizenship in the United States of America.” - Efrem Smith

Todd Adkins: Why We Struggle to Develop Leaders in the Church

“Our job as pastors is to develop people. When you get to heaven, your legacy is not going to be something you’ve done; it’s going to be the people that you’ve developed.”
Shane Claiborne

Shane Claiborne: When Christians Are Compelled to Protest

“I don’t know many people who get argued into thinking differently. I know a whole lot of people who get moved by their heart and they get story-ed in.”
Kara Powell: #1 Reason Youth Leave the Church—And How to Reverse the Trend

Kara Powell: #1 Reason Youth Leave the Church—And How to Reverse the Trend

"On purpose, raise tough questions about what’s happening in our world."
William Vanderbloemen

William Vanderbloemen: How to Find and Keep Great Church Staff

“Unwinding a hire is bad in the corporate world—it’s way worse in the church world."
Mark MacDonald

Mark MacDonald: How to Make Your Church Known for Something

“Every pastor needs to know that oftentimes we’re doing far too much stuff.”
Dave Gibbons

Dave Gibbons: Leading Your Church through Desert Moments

"When you think of [Jesus] in his perfect state and we’re all with him in heaven, he’s the only one that’s going to bear scars, and he’s still perfect."
Os Guinness

Os Guinness: The Extraordinary Times We Are Living In and the Need for Christian...

“Now is not the time for cowards or fence-sitters.”
Jodi Hickerson

Jodi Hickerson: The No-Strings-Attached Approach to Church Planting

"We like to throw these parties for people who are often overlooked or often under-celebrated, that couldn't pay us back."
Adam Hamilton

Adam Hamilton: Lessons on Leadership from Moses, the Reluctant Prophet

“I think for Moses [the Promised Land] was always more than a just a piece of real estate. It was a place where God’s Kingdom was lived out on earth as it is in heaven."
Kyle Idleman

Kyle Idleman: How Pastors Miss the Grace of God

“Paul’s discovery of God’s grace did not come through God’s blessing in the way that Paul would have wanted or Paul would have been looking for. It came unexpectedly. It came through disappointment. It came through discouragement."
Peyton Jones

Peyton Jones: What We Miss about the Apostles’ Approach to Reaching the Unreached

“I see the similarities between today and the first century. I believe that a post-Christian world is very similar to a pre-Christian world…And if the conditions are the same, then the solutions are the same.”
Eugene Peterson

Eugene Peterson: What Most Pastors Don’t Know about Pastoring

“We don’t need more words; we need accurate words.”
Jeff Myers worldview

Jeff Myers: Exposing the Non-Biblical Worldviews that Influence the Church

“I want you to imagine looking at your congregation right now. Only one out of five of the people you see has a biblical worldview.”
Shawn Lovejoy

Shawn Lovejoy: Building Healthy Cultures, Teams, and Systems in the Church

“I really believe that if one more program would save the day, the church would have already saved it.”
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