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Category Archives: LN Advance Feature

Work on Your Leadership Pipeline at Innovate:NOW!

Join us August 17th at Leadership Network - Dallas, Texas Developing leaders is one of the most critical needs of a growing church. However, there is…

Unleashing the Potential of Millennials: Saddleback’s Mingo Palacios

Recently, Leadership Network VP Greg Ligon and Innovate:NOW! Director John Poitevent talked with Mingo Palacios, Pastor of Evangelism and Culture at Saddleback Church. Drawing from his…

What Makes Our Leadership Team Work

By Mark Johnston with Ryan Hartwig Editor’s note: In our research for Teams That Thrive: Five Disciplines of Collaborative Church (recently named Outreach magazine’s…

Multisite: In-Person vs. Video Teaching

By: in: Featured, LN Advance Feature, Multisite Churches on: February 27, 2014

by Warren Bird Over the last two weeks, we announced that the U.S. now has at least 8,000 multisite churches (by the broadest definition)…

5 Trends in How Multisite Churches Start and Grow

by Warren Bird Last week we announced that the U.S. now has at least 8,000 multisite churches, a phenomenon growing in churches worldwide (www.leadnet.org/world)…

Unexpected Benefits from Bringing a Medical Clinic to Church

By: in: Featured, LN Advance Feature, Video on: January 29, 2014

by Warren Bird A group of tired but hard-working volunteers after a long night at the Community Care Clinic. By throwing its doors wide…

Service Teams that Go Above and Beyond

By: in: LN Advance Feature, Video on: January 21, 2014

Published on January 21, 2014 by Warren Bird When it comes to recruiting and continuing to motivate a key team in its four-campus portable…

Not Who You’d Guess: Asians as Fastest-Growing Group

By: in: LN Advance Feature on: January 7, 2014

By Warren Bird The opening of that nearby Asian fusion restaurant probably signals more than another great option for foodies. It’s a reminder that…

Creating a Culture Where Leadership Development Is the Norm

By: in: LN Advance Feature, Video on: December 3, 2013

Published on December 3, 2013 by Warren Bird Pastor Michael Fletcher identified a serious problem at Manna Church (Fayetteville, NC): the lack of leadership development was…

Spanish Not Required–Preconceived Ideas May Create Roadblocks for Reaching Hispanics

By: in: LN Advance Feature on: November 19, 2013

Pastors at a Hispanic forum preparing to compare their outreach models with each other. The following pattern thrived in yesteryear, but today it’s not…