Want to Be a Leader? Then Love & Serve Others

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He didn't have time to encourage a confused kid, but he did anyway. He was Hoffman Harris, the busy pastor of fast-growing Briarlake …
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Do’s and Dont’s for Shepherding the Wife of a Sexual Struggler

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It happened again. I met with a wife of a sexual struggler who shared a story that is becoming all too familiar.  After discovering her …
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Toxic Employees Cost You More Than You Think

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Mean people suck, especially when you are forced to work with them. Mean people (aka Toxic) come in various forms … passive-aggressive, …
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What Guests See When They Visit Your Church

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In the context of serious theological discussions, it may seem trivial to write about first impressions of guests when they visit your …
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Balancing Group Life and Bible Study

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"How do groups balance developing relationships and completing lessons?" When we hear a question like this the fear is that the answer will …
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A Stunning Reminder: The Darkness Lives in Me

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Guest column by Dave Miller I had a shocking conversation with an old friend recently. He told me that his wife, whom I had known as a …
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The Buck List for Believers: 4 Ways to Redeem Your Life Dreams

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In this series we are advancing the  notion of  ”Bucket List Living;” that is, how do we experience a more meaningful life through goal …
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Mentor Your Coaches and Their Leaders

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3 levels of spiritual mentoring that will keep your leadership coaches in the game Leadership coaches face burn out and fatigue just as …
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7 Church Growth Tips from Mayberry

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When Andy Griffith died, my mind was flooded with the memories of watching him and Barney do their thing in Mayberry. And I thought of …
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Ideas for Churches Ministering to Families Dealing With an STD Diagnosis

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Ideas for churches ministering to families dealing with an STD diagnosis: Don't be judgmental and condemning -- "Come alongside with …
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