By Charles Stone on Nov 29, 2023
Quitters never win and winners never quit was drilled into my mind at an early age. I believed it. I practiced it. I lived it. I only quit one thing in my life before age 18, my high school football team. I quit because I sat on the bench 99.976% of the time. Since, then, however, I’ve questioned the veracity of that phrase, as catchy as it may sound.
By Lance Witt on Nov 28, 2023
What are the makings of an exceptional team?
By Brandon Cox on Nov 27, 2023
Success isn’t about beating giants. It’s about building a life that grows through trials and challenges.
By SermonCentral on Nov 25, 2023
Alan Hirsch's shocking observation might just influence the way you preach in the coming year.
By David J. Lose on Nov 24, 2023
This is the way thanksgiving always works--in giving thanks for a gift given, we are blessed again.
By J. John on Nov 23, 2023
A British pastor reminds us, "Thanksgiving is more than an American holiday; it's a Godly holiday, as well."
By Joe Mckeever on Nov 22, 2023
“I have all this education and training. Why won’t churches call me as pastor?”
By Charles Stone on Nov 21, 2023
Several months ago I began something with our staff that has been a huge hit. It’s simple. Any staff can do it, whether in a church or a business application. And it boosts staff morale and excitement when we do it. I encourage you to try it with your staff. It’s called a “Blue Sky Thinking” morning.
By Brandon Cox on Nov 20, 2023
"Eliminate friction!!" That’s the goal most of us have when it comes to leading a team, or a church, or a company. But what if friction is actually the key to getting things moving in the right direction?
By SermonCentral on Nov 18, 2023
William Lane Craig has a practical suggestion when it comes to talking about the reliability of the scriptures.
By Carey Nieuwhof on Nov 17, 2023
How are your email habits affecting your effectiveness?
By Charles Stone on Nov 16, 2023
What spiritual disciplines might you be neglecting?
By Lance Witt on Nov 15, 2023
There will be a day that feels like a normal day, but there is a devastating hurricane about to hit your team. It is the hurricane of a moral failure by one of your team members. But if you have prepared, it won’t be a “freak out” moment, it will be a “let’s execute our hurricane plan” moment.
By Carey Nieuwhof on Nov 14, 2023
Moral failure takes out more leaders than it should. But real success is deeper than just avoiding the ditch.
By Charles Stone on Nov 13, 2023
Ask yourself which of these four weapons of mass distraction divert you the most from leading at your best.