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Small Group

Tuesday, May 5, 2015

Small Groups: Fellowship Is a Verb

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In early 2000, our leadership team began asking the question: What does a healthy follower of Christ look like?...

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Monday, May 4, 2015

God Grows Us Through Practical Teaching

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When it comes to personal growth, the world has plenty of solutions, and all of them are incomplete. I...

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Friday, May 1, 2015

PEACE Center: Meet the Needs of Your Community

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By Tommy Hilliker It started with a bag of groceries to meet a serious need in our community. Our...

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Hats

Thursday, April 30, 2015

Multiple Hats: 5 Advantages of Bi-Vocational Pastors

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Jeff wears multiple hats. He pastors a church and works full-time in the medical field. After a long night...

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Obstacles

Thursday, April 30, 2015

The #1 Obstacle That’s Holding You Back (and What To Do About It)

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Here’s something you don’t hear at most conferences and seminars: Behind every opportunity are obstacles. In 1999, I was installed...

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Tuesday, April 28, 2015

Crowd-to-Core: An Essential Understanding of Purpose Driven Small Group Strategy

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I’ve written previously about ten ideas that have shaped my philosophy of ministry.  One of those ten ideas can...

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Baltimore

Tuesday, April 28, 2015

What Baltimore Needs

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Our television screens glow with images of criminal rioting and assault on police officers in the streets of Baltimore....

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Leaving

Friday, April 24, 2015

5 Positive Reasons Why Church Staff Leave

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Staff, just like members, come and go in the normal rhythm of church life–20% of Americans move every year...

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Friday, April 24, 2015

4 Keys to Navigating Spiritually Dry Seasons

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Be honest.  Have there ever been a time when you could not hear God’s voice? Have you ever experienced...

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Thursday, April 23, 2015

5 Best Church-Wide Campaigns for Fall 2015

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I don’t know about your church, but right about now is when many churches pull the trigger on a...

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