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Would Jesus Attend Catalyst?

This post grew from the realization that because of Catalyst, I have not experienced more peer pressure in my life since fraternity recruitment...

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Steven Furtick: "The greatest expression of the Gospel that we can have is the simplest."

4 False Ideas that Destroy Leaders

Perry Noble shares four dangerous ideas to avoid as a leader.

Gabe Lyons Identifies Traits of the Next Christians

Ed Stetzer enjoys a breakfast conversation with the co-founder of Catalyst.

Breaking the Rules of Event Sponsorship

There is no group of investors behind STORY. I launched the first one with $0 and by asking tons of favors. For year...

Sermon: A Little Faith and A Lot of Obedience

What does it mean to have "enough faith"? I believe Jesus’ story of the mustard seed and faith might mean something different than we’ve often thought.

Our Best of Edwards on His 307th Birthday

Jonathan Edwards has had a pervasive influence on John Piper. At Desiring God, the scent of that influence can be detected in almost...

HOPE: 40 Days of Prayer and Fasting

Miracle Offering Prayer & Fasting from Healing Place Church on Vimeo. Check out this video message and be sure to track along with us daily...

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...

You'll Never Be Balanced

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

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...

Stephen the Waiter

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

The Original Lie

We talk a lot about original sin, but have you ever stopped to consider the original lie?

Leonard Sweet: Church Leaders, God Has Given You This Moment—Don’t Miss...

Dr. Leonard Sweet joins the Stetzer ChurchLeaders Podcast to share what our current cultural “volcanoes” mean for the church and why he sees hope amid the chaos.

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