Month: January 2020

New Year, New Ministry: Teach the Why

Nothing is more powerful than a clear and committed WHY. Well, nothing that is then when that commitment to a why is clearly communicated to others so that they can find the why for themselves. Sound complicated? It is actually pretty simple but at the same time pretty difficult. Join me this week as I share the importance of rediscovering your 'whys' (or maybe defining them for the very first ...

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New Year, New Ministry: Commit to the How

I was told once by a very smart teacher, “there is nothing that cannot be done, there are only things you have not figured out how to do.” That lesson changed my ministry forever and I believe that it can change yours too. This week we will discuss the “how’s” in our ministry and what it takes to get the results we have always wanted.

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New Year, New Ministry: Finding A New When

Churches seem to be locked in on Sunday morning only for worship. It has not always been that way. Many times in church history worship services and other ministries have been offered at different times in order to reach people who may not be able (or are even unwilling) to attend a Sunday morning service. As we look for revisions to our ministries, maybe it is time to find out ...

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New Year, New Ministry: Find the Where

As we look at small revisions we can make to our ministries that will produce large results by the end of 2020, this week we find new places where we can do the ministries we already have. From moving rehearsals outdoors, taking performances on the road, to even teaching kids in school about instruments, we can reach so many more people by simply doing the same things we already do, ...

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New Year, New Ministry: Revision not Resolution

There is so much pressure on resolutions that they almost always fail. Revisions, on the other hand, are manageable changes that can have a huge impact. As we start this new series we begin by discussing the important difference between these two change agents and how we can prepare to make revisions in our ministries in the coming year.

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