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Month: February 2012

These 3-Butts, Must Be Counted!

Our churches are great at counting butts! We love to see the graph rise and attendance going up. There’s nothing wrong with counting attendance (Or Butts in the seats), however, we need to make sure we count the other butts that really matter too. Those that represent real life change and Kingdom movement and growth.

I see the pattern of Jesus’ ministry and focus as being three-fold. He was all about: Getting them IN, Growing them UP, and them Going OUT.

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3 Signs of a GREAT Leader

“He’s a GREAT Leader!” Every leader wants that to be said of them as they lead.

What makes a leader great? Well, a lot of that can be debated, but there are 3 things that every leader MUST have in order to be a great leader…

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Start Over the RIGHT Way

Genesis 1:1 “In the beginning God…”

Everyday you wake up and put your feet on the floor, you have the chance to start over. The biggest reason we want a fresh start or a do-over is because we started wrong in the first place.

We read the first verse of the Bible a lot of the times and skip right over it… not thinking of the value. The value that comes from starting over the right way… the God way.

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I’d Rather Be Wrong Than Send Someone to Hell

I know that sounds kinda crazy. Like I could actually SEND people to hell…

I can’t.

It’s not up to me.

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They Haven’t Met Jesus! They Met You, and Don’t Like YOU!

Had a friend Tweet this yesterday…

“Just had to defend my faith in a grocery store, a guy just talking junk about Christians, faith…don’t mess with my savior man.”

I don’t know many things, but I do know this…
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