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God Dreams: A New Tool for Visionary Planning

By: in: Books, Uncategorized on: January 4, 2016

By Warren Bird January 11 marks the official release of God Dreams: 12 Vision Templates for Finding and Focusing Your Church’s Future, by Will Mancini and…

2015 Book Releases from Leadership Network

By: in: Books on: December 1, 2015

This year we celebrated the release of four fantastic books in our new publishing series NEXT. In case you missed any of them, here's…

Five Innovative Practices by Church Leadership Teams

By: in: Books, Innovation, Leader Groups, Uncategorized, Video on: November 5, 2015

Here are five innovative ideas for senior leadership teams, taken from five different churches featured in Teams that Thrive: Five Disciplines of Collaborative Church…

Seven Keys of Culture

By: in: Books, Uncategorized on: November 4, 2015

By Samuel R. Chand Have you ever walked into an office and, after only a few casual, brief conversations with people, sensed something was…

VIDEO: Small Groups Are Weird

By: in: Books on: October 26, 2015

Chris Surratt talks about Small Groups ministries, their awkwardness, their challenges, and most importantly, their effectiveness for spreading the gospel. Want to learn more?…

Using Small Groups to Develop Leaders

By: in: Books on: October 23, 2015

How can small group systems be an effective means of developing leaders? Chris Surratt addresses this question in the video below. Want to learn…

Small Groups Are Weird

By: in: Books, Uncategorized on: October 20, 2015

by Chris Surratt   Let’s go ahead and get this out of the way from the beginning: to the normal church outsider, small groups…

I Asked the Wrong Question

By: in: Books on: September 15, 2015

by Derwin L. Gray I used to ask pastors and seminary professors why the church was the most ethnically segregated institution in America. The…

Small Groups for the Rest of Us: How to Design Your Small Groups System to Reach the Fringes

By: in: Books on: September 11, 2015

By Chris Surratt Most churches in America struggle to have a significant percentage of their adult attendance in small groups. According to recent research…

The High Definition Leader: Building Multiethnic Churches In A Multiethnic World

By: in: Books on: August 11, 2015

by Derwin Gray The High-Definition Leader by Derwin L. Gray from HCCP Special Imprints Vimeo on Vimeo. The High-Definition Leader is an invitation of…