I love simple effective strategies. And the strategy Jesus used to multiply leaders before email, texts, IPads and even printed books was incredibly effective! He did it ole school… #1 Educate (Face to Face) Jesus often took the disciples away to solitary places and taught them the mysteries of the Kingdom. We have to give
Just after I posted my last blog, I read this tweet from MC… “What do you want for you and your family in 2010 ??? Speak it !!! Tweet it !! Write The Vision !! Life is in the tongue !!:Â – MC Hammer Goes to show you, sometimes rappers and pastors agree!
Ephesians 4:29 (NKJV) Let no corrupt word proceed out of your mouth, but what is good for necessary edification, that it may impart grace to the hearers. Our words are so important. As planes, cars, people, and tempers fly from place to place, you can hear all sorts of things said. As I read this
Leading a multi-ethnic church will not win you any popularity contests. It simply isnât what people are used to, and it will make people uncomfortable. It has been said that Sunday morning is the most segregated hour of the week. Unfortunately, thatâs very true. To move toward crossing ethnic lines you will have to go
One of the key elements of developing a multi-ethnic church is learning to be one. Education is key. To be successful, you must: Do an honest self-evaluation â You probably donât realize just how âwhiteâ you really are. Study other cultures â Learn about other people groups. Take stock of what youâre reading, watching &