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Courageous The Movie

No movie I’ve ever seen touched my heart like Fireproof by Sherwood Pictures. It’s accurate depiction of modern marriage, selfishness, temptation, reconciliation, and ultimately redemption makes it my favorite movie of all-time.  I regret that many people close to me did not see it.  Marriages could have and should have been saved. My second favorite movie is Terminator 2. How’s […]

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6 Leadership Lessons From Toy Story 3

On Sunday afternoon, my family and I went to the movies and watched Toy Story 3.  This is not the normal kind of movie I enjoy but everyone I knew who saw it highly recommended it.  We had a great time and what is shown during the credits is absolutely hilarious!  The creativity and talent of the teams at Disney and Pixar are […]

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10 Positive Mid-Year Thoughts

Everywhere you look or listen, there is plenty of bad news to go around.  However, with this being the final weekend of the first half of 2010, I thought it would be a good idea to look back on some of the positive things I’ve noticed or experienced so far this year.  Father’s Day – My wife and […]

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How A Church Changes A Community: Thoughts From Mike Linch of NorthStar Church

Mike Linch is the Senior Pastor of the great NorthStar Church in Kennesaw, GA.  Since its inception in 1997, NorthStar’s intent was not to grow a church but rather to reach a city.  With over 2,000 in weekly attendance, a backlog of volunteers, and literally doing some form of ministry that impacts the community 365 days per […]

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Most Popular Posts of May 2010

I want to thank everyone who took the time to read the posts I have been submitting the last month.  New strategies have been implemented  and we have had good response.  Once again, thank you and feel free to join in on the leadership conversations. The following were my 5 most read posts during the month of May.  In […]

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Leadership From A Firehose

I have the privilege of attending Fellowship Bible Church (www.fbconline.org) in Roswell, GA where Dr. Crawford Loritts serves as my Senior Pastor.  He is an incredible man and leader.  He is currently taking our church through a series in I John.  On Sunday, June 6th Crawford packed as many leadership principles into a single 40-minute […]

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“Your Church’s Furnace Just Blew Up” A Story of Inconvenient Opportunity

I had to work this past Memorial Day.  It was definitely something I wasn’t looking forward to.  I needed the rest.  Responsibilities, however, often come into play.  The Foursquare Church was having its annual convention and I needed to man the booth for our company in the exhibit hall. I have learned in these environments that the fruit […]

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Notes From Community Group Leaders Training

Today I trained a number of Community Group leaders at Fellowship Bible Church (www.fbconline.org).  Listed below is the outline I used. The focal passage I used was Luke 5:27-32. The Value of Jesus 1. Priorities – Jesus loved people.  2. Protects – Who is the most important person on Sunday?  Answer – The Visitor.  3. Propagation […]

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