Imagine…Easter Going Viral

We all know Easter is about sacrifice. A few years ago, I set out to capture the sacrifice of Easter in a film. After three months, “Bullseye” was born. My church, Perimeter Church in Atlanta, used this film in their 2013 Easter service and received a wonderful response. I was pleased with the feedback, but […]

Can Empty Mean Full?

In the beginning, God took nothing and made all things. When the first light pierced the dark void, God’s transforming power was revealed. Honestly, it’s hard to fathom. In our world of consumption, where most people are in the endless pursuit of more – bigger houses, faster, newer cars, bigger closets to hold more stuff […]

Being the Hands and Feet of Christ in Your Community

As the Coaching Specialist, I have worked with hundreds of churches. One of my greatest blessings is seeing God at work. I want to introduce you to Pastor Sidney Brock and share how God is using Heritage Community Church in Fruitland Park, Fl. As a church plant of 6 years, the Heritage family was looking […]

New Beginnings — Casting a Church-Wide Vision

In the beginning, God created the heavens and the earth. God actually spoke Creation into existence—that’s the power of God’s Word! Don’t you wish your word had that much power? It can be so discouraging to plan and prepare sermons or lessons, and to suffer a lukewarm response. Even churches have seasons when their congregations […]

Martin Luther King, Jr.’s Dream

In his famous speech, Martin Luther King, Jr. said,“…I still have a dream. It is a dream deeply rooted in the American dream. I have a dream that one day this nation will rise up and live out the true meaning of its creed: ‘We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are […]

Are You Striving to be a Napkin?

Have you ever asked, “How do I measure up?” Everyone wants to be important, to be respected and to be influential. Most people graduate from school with an idea of success and a desire to pursue it. But what if influence in God’s Kingdom is different? What if our faith transformed our definition of success […]

Fighting for Influence Over Culture

We live in a secularized, humanistic, human-centric, and technological culture. In it, the church is fighting for influence. Many people don’t really want to hear about Christianity. They have seen the scandals and the hypocrisy and they doubt “religion” is real. We believe generosity may be the final apologetic in our culture and the most […]

Family Life Inventory

It’s the time of year for reflecting and considering the multi-faceted ways God is making Himself present in your life. If you and your family were to sit down and really think about it, are you maximizing the gifts God has given you in order to help others? These gifts may include: time, talent, treasures, […]