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GroupLife Midwest: The Courage of Leadership with Steve Gladen

February 7, 2012


The Courage of Leadership: THE question everyone needs to answer to step into ministry Steve Gladen, Small Group Pastor at Saddleback, started us off in the best possible place for a leader in any ministry…right in the middle of God’s Word. Teaching from John 21, he relates how after a fruitless night of fishing, Jesus asks […]

GroupLife Midwest 2012 – Meet the Speakers

February 6, 2012


Picture Perfect or Real Leaders Think those conference speakers have it all together? Lead perfect small groups? We were introduced to the speakers on Friday night at GroupLife Midwest. Mark Howell led them through a 2 truths/1 lie icebreaker and we found out some major scoop on our speakers. But I’m not sharing them here. Next […]

Idol has Heart

January 27, 2011


In case you missed it last night, this year’s American Idol judges revive the show with heart. Chris’s story needs to be shared. The judges response, a class act.

Trust Agents

October 20, 2009


I’m really enjoying the book, “Trust Agents: Using the web to build influence, improve reputation, and earn trust” by Chris Brogan.  Chock-full of information, and practical advice about how to use it. I posted on Chapter 2 – Action Step #1 – Make It Your Game. You can see it and posts along the way […]

Holy Discontent…or Just Discontent?

August 26, 2009


At Suncrest, we’ve relied on an all-church study in the fall for 2 reasons… 1. Jump start small group momentum 2. Refocus on one of our four “C”s. Generally, we keep the all-church study between 4-7 sessions, and groups have great curriculum liberty after that. As group leaders step into leadership, I meet with them […]

From Eternity to Here (Book Review)

June 9, 2009


Pagan Christianity had us reflecting on church practices and how many were derived from the secular world. Once again, in From Eternity to Here, Frank Viola makes us stop and think about the validity of our modern expression of church. I think we are drawn into the discussion from a nagging sense that the modern-day […]

Biz Stone | April 2nd |

April 4, 2009


Testing out Vodpod with video of Twitter co-creator Biz Stone on Colbert Nation more about "Biz Stone | April 2nd | ColbertNation…", posted with vodpod


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