Do or do not. There is no try. Or, at least, that what Yoda said. Here's the question- Are you reproducing yourself? Not- are you trying to raise up leaders? No- are you actually doing it? Wherever you are in life- its so important to train up others to take your place. To work yourself … Continue reading What Would Yoda Say About Discipleship?
At our church, we like to create "sermon bumpers" for each sermon series. These are simple, short videos that we play every week of the series just before the sermon. Check out this video I made for our upcoming series called "Base Camp." Base Camp Sermon Bumper from Ezra Church on Vimeo.
As a new church plant, we've found a real benefit to sending out postcards that promote our new sermon series. We mail to everyone on our mailing list. I would recommend any church to do the same thing and let your people know what your upcoming sermon series will be and why they should attend. Gotprint.net … Continue reading Base Camp Postcards
Moving to Wisconsin and helping plant a church has been incredibly tough but also very rewarding. I feel like I have learned a ton these past 16 months. I would say the one truth that has become crystal clear for me is that... its all about people. So what does that mean? Well, here's what … Continue reading Its All About People
Last spring I was in a Men's Growth Group that went through the 33 Series study. It was awesome. One of the core truths we learned was that a man needs to REJECT PASSIVITY. So true! God has designed us to CREATE and CULTIVATE and to partner with Him to help build God's Kingdom. This … Continue reading Setting Goals