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24 Great Links for Leaders, Readers, and Creatives – March 27, 2015

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9 Major Stallers To Church Projects and Initiatives, by Tony Morgan Churches often get a bad reputation for not being able to see things through. In fact, in nearly every church I’ve worked with, someone has shared the story of a past initiative that fell short of the finish . Minimum Viable Spiritual Growth Plan, from Leadership Network Leadership Network …

35 Great Links Leaders, Readers, and Creatives – January 10, 2015

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Here’s a list of some of the best things I’ve read this week! But first, a video… Great Links and Articles 9 Actions You Must Take to Reach Your Biggest Goals (Part 2), by Rick Warren 12 Practices Of Highly Effective Churches Who Serve Their Community With Excellence, by Brian K. Dodd Hidden Discipleship, by Scott Attebery It’s Hunting Season …

33 Great Links for Leaders, Readers, and Creatives – January 3, 2015

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Here’s a list of some of the best things I’ve read this week! Great Links and Articles 4 Measurements Leaders Need to Weigh, Not Count, by Scott Cochrane 5 Sure-fire Ways to Motivate Your Son to Use Pornography, by Rick Thomas FREE PDF: The Science of Blogging – How to Build a Tribe and Get Over 1,000 Visitors a Day, …

My Daughter's Pretty Feet

Fresh Stories I’ve Bookmarked This Week

Brandon Culture

You can’t lead and pour into others if you aren’t taking in a steady diet of life-building content yourself. Here are some stories I’ve bomarked lately, some on marriage, others on leadership, and a few on communications and design. Read what you like. 10 Simple Things You Can Do To Improve Your Blog Posts Your Church Staff Needs More Women …

Mad Men

Is Mad Men a Religious Program?

Brandon Culture

Well… no, but it certainly makes for a good illustration of a very simple biblical principle – that of consequences. The laws of “sowing and reaping” or “cause and effect” are realities we cannot escape. I d Russell Moore’s post on this topic so much I wanted to pass it along here. So often our approach is to write off …