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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…

Leadership Pain: The Classroom for Growth

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by Sam Chand Do you want to be a better leader? Raise the threshold of your pain. Do you want your church to grow…

The Difference Between Our Jobs and Our Work

By: in: Books on: May 21, 2015

Michael Hidalgo is an alumni of one of Leadership Network's Next Generation Pastor cohort groups. He's written a new book, Changing Faith: Questions, Doubts…

Ten Missional Church Ideas

by Efrem Smith 1.) Adopt a school and create a tutoring program for low achieving students in reading and math. 2.) Preach and Teach…

The Privileged and the Poor

[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="239"] Efrem Smith[/caption] by Efrem Smith Last week while attending my first board meeting of the National Association of Evangelicals, I…

Five Key Principles to Achieve Successful Transitional Leadership

By: in: Books, Succession, Uncategorized on: May 5, 2015

by Tom Mullins As I wrote in my book Passing the Leadership Baton, transition will be one of the greatest tests of your leadership, but…