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Auburn Head Football Coach Gene Chizik Is All In At A Local Book Signing

  On Thursday, July 7th national champion Auburn head football coach Gene Chizik came to my hometown of Kennesaw, GA to sign copies of his new book All In at Lifeway Christian Store.  I was unable to attend personally because of job responsibilities.  However, I asked my wonderful wife Sonya if she would purchase the book and get Coach Chizik to autograph it.  […]

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Pastors And Church Leaders, Is Your Church Distinguishable In The City You Live?

Baseball is at its half-way point of the season and parity has set in.  Scoring is at 20 and 30 year lows in the National and American Leagues respectively.  All but a few teams are still in the race. Tom Verducci in the July 4th edition of Sports Illustrated says, “There are no dominant teams capable of pulling away […]

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10 Signs Your Christianity Has Become Too Comfortable

Glamping is a form of luxury camping started by wealthy British people who frequently took African safaris.  Instead of roughing it in the wilderness, these aristocrats vacationed with the best of accommodations such as soft beds, fluffy pillows, and all the modern conveniences such as televisions. This form of relaxation has made its way to the United […]

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What Pastors and Church Leaders Can Learn About Leadership From Transformers 3

Transformers: Dark of the Moon is opening this Friday to lukewarm reviews.  Critics are claiming that while the special effects are phenomenal, the storyline and character development is weak.  Director Michael Bay is unphased by their thoughts. Bay told the USA Today, “There are 300 critics in the world.  There’s tens and tens and tens of millions […]

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18 Things Pastors Need To Know About How Wealthy People Think

Many pastors and church leaders face challenges in effectively connecting with people of great financial means.  I will probably write several posts on this over the next few months but I want to begin by getting into the mind of how financial leaders think. Let’s begin with some foundational statements: Wealthy people are not “better” or “more important” than anyone else. Wealthy people […]

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22 Leadership Quotes From Brad Lomenick’s Interview With Worship Leader Chris Tomlin

In the most recent Catalyst monthly newsletter, Brad Lomenick had a great interview with the best worship leader alive, Passion City Church’s Chris Tomlin.  During the conversation, Chris discussed many items including church planting, songwriting, and the relationship between pastors and worship leaders. The following are the quotes that all leaders can learn from.  Enjoy! “We’re […]

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23 Quotes That Pastors And Church Leaders Need To Hear From The World’s Most Creative People Part 2

Yesterday I wrote 20 Quotes That Pastors And Church Leaders Need To Hear From The World’s Most Creative People Part 1.  To read those quotes from Fast Company magazine’s Top 100 Most Creative People In Business click here.  The following are additional insights for you to think about incorporating into your ministry plans: Relevancy – “I’ve submerged myself in […]

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