Leadership Network

How a Church Changed to Match Its Neighborhood

By: in: Multi Ethnic Churches, Video on: March 19, 2014

Patrick Kelley has a dream—what he calls his “delusion of grandeur” for churches—that one day, ethnic diversity will be the norm in American congregations,…

Code For The Kingdom: Tech Initiatives that are Advancing the Gospel

By: in: Code for the Kingdom, Video on: March 3, 2014

Chris Lim resides at the corner of digital and discipleship. While at Amazon, he formed a community of like-minded co-workers to think through the…

New Resource Helps Churches Welcome Hispanic Neighbors

By: in: Hispanic / Latino, Video on: February 13, 2014

Thousands of neighborhoods – perhaps including yours – are at a “moment of transition” where your church’s ability to reach your Hispanic/Latino neighbors has…

How to Increase Your Effectiveness in Reaching Hispanics

If your church would like help reaching Hispanics/Latinos in your community, please take a look at this video interview I conducted with Jason Paredes,…

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…

IMPACT: Great Leadership Changes Everything

By: in: Leadership Development, Video on: January 17, 2014

My friend Tim Irwin has a new book out soon He was kind enough to send along an advance copy to me It's called…

MY NEXT BOOK Year 9 Chapter 15 Thanksgiving and a Visual Aid

By: in: Uncategorized, Video on: December 3, 2013

This pre-Thanksgiving Wednesday I'm awash with gratitude for my city in general, and for Dallas Baptist University in particular. (I'm grateful also that sleet…

Creating a Culture Where Leadership Development Is the Norm

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…

Are you a serial innovator?

By: in: Books, Video on: October 29, 2013

Check out this trailer about Larry Osborne's new book, Innovation's Dirty Little Secret: Why Serial Innovators Succeed Where Others Fail. Available now! To order…

Innovation’s Dirty Little Secret: Interview with Larry Osborne

By: in: Books, Video on: October 24, 2013

In this video, Tony Morgan interviews Larry Osborne about Innovation's Dirty Little Secret: Why Serial Innovator's Fail and Others Succeed. Available now! To order…

World’s Largest Churches: Report from the Field (Part 1)

By: in: Uncategorized, Video on: October 15, 2013

Published on 10/15/2013 By Warren Bird Faith Church, Budapest, Hungary, has birthed a significant movement from schools to churches in key cities. In my…