Sabotaging Member Involvement

Are you or your people sabotaging your efforts to involve more people in ministry? Often congregations struggle with getting people involved.  Certain behavior or attitudes may have invaded the culture of your congregation. Today, let’s address three people issues that can possibly be sabotaging your efforts. Negativity- Often we approach...

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What Are Your Spiritual Gifts? Part 1

Each of you should use whatever gift you have received to serve others, as faithful stewards of God’s grace in its various forms. (1 Peter 4:10)   All believers are given spiritual gifts from God and they are part of what we are to do here on this earth.  Do you know what...

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Why Faith Unleashed?

People have asked, “Why did you decide to call your consulting business Faith Unleashed?” It may seem like an odd name to some, but for me it spoke directly to what I was trying to achieve.  I want to unleash the God-given potential of believers to serve inside and outside...

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7 Stumbling Blocks Keeping Christians from Serving

I’ve found there to be multiple reasons why some people aren’t serving with their church families.  Often it is because they don’t know how, where or why to serve. The church doesn’t have an intentional and consistent system to engage members in active ministry.  Most often they aren’t serving because...

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Love

Isn’t it amazing that even though we fall so terribly short, Jesus still chose to love us and gave his life for us!  Jesus connected with people on an individual basis.  Think of the woman at the well, Peter, Paul… Mary and Martha… Jesus met people where they were.  So...

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