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Dear Grace Hills, We’re Making a Big, Bold Move

Grace Hills Church at Pinnacle Hills Promenade Malco Theater

Coming to (another) theater near you... Grace Hills Church! We're moving from the Rogers Malco Town Cinema over to the Malco at Pinnacle Hills Promenade!! And our big opening is January 25, 2015!! Hey Grace Hills, we're three years old! And during these three years, we've seen …

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

Here's a list of some of the best things I've read this week! But first, a video... http://youtu.be/pIxdnnxqK6o 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 …

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The ‘Third Place’ May Be the Best Place for the Church to Gather

Worship In a Movie Theater

Home. Work. Hangout. Those are the three places we do life. There's no better place for the church to gather than right in the middle of the third place - the hangout. Via Wikipedia: In community building, the third place (or third space) is the social surroundings separate …

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Become a Radical: 3 Rules You Should Break Today

Funny Sign

Rebellion is bad, right? In the sense that we are all born bent away from God toward sin, yes. But when God gets hold of us, changes us from the inside out, and sets an entirely new agenda for our lives, it is then time to become a radical and rebel against everything our old …

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Dump Your Doubt, Take the Risk, and Lead Forward

Dive

Nothing paralyzes good leadership like fear, and nothing fuels good leadership like taking risks in faith. Obviously, we must make decisions wisely, but when we know, it's time to go. This is coming from a somewhat trigger-shy leader. If you know what a DISC profile is, I'm a …

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Digest More Leadership Books with The Vision Room’s SUMS reMix

SUMS reMix Rewired

I am a big believer that leaders must be readers. But you probably have the same problem I do - more books are calling my name than I have time to digest. Sometimes I need help in knowing which are the best, and sometimes I just wish for a summary. Either way, if you're a leader, …

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If You Aspire to Lead, Start Leading Right Now

Step One

I'm afraid it's all too common for people to have huge aspirations about who they want to become in the future, but almost no plan or willingness to get there. We love the idea of changing the world, but we fail to see that changing the world starts with making a difference in my …

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5 Steps to Getting Unstuck and Having a Fresh Start with Faith

Stuck In the Mud

Ever been stuck? Over the Christmas holiday, my family traveled to Missouri and stayed a night in my in-laws' sweet little cabin in the woods before heading on into St. Louis. It rained a lot that night, and there's no driveway. We got out okay but I managed to forget my wallet …

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

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 …

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5 People You Don’t Have to Try to Please Anymore

People Pleasing Pastors

Charles Stone pegged me well with his book People-Pleasing Pastors, which I highly recommend. I have struggled with people-pleasing for most of my life. As a kid, I think I had a positive tendency to want to obey authorities in my life, but as an adult I managed to add to that …

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