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September Leadership Briefing Call with Nelson Searcy, Kerrick Thomas and Jason Hatley
Sep 11
2:00pm - 3:00pm Eastern
September Equipping Interview Call with Rick Richardson on his book, You Found Me
Sep 18
2:00pm - 3:00pm Eastern
Revised & Expanded One-Day Staffing Workshop
Oct 17
  Orlando, FL
Private VIP Holy Land Tour with Nelson Searcy in 2020
May 18 - May 27


Win This Book!

Giving a Good Invitation (A $29.00 Value)
by Roy Fish

Roy Fish, Professor of Evangelism, is this month’s featured Church Growth Champion. This classic, collectible book will provide you with proven preaching strategies to help you deliver effective invitations!

Must Respond by Friday, September 6th to Enter!


1- I WILL FOLLOW MY LORD: Am I valuing my relationship with God above all other relationships? Matt. 6:33; Mark 8:34; Phil. 1:21-24
2- I WILL LOVE MY FAMILY: Am I sacrificing my family on the altar of ministry? Matt. 19:4-6; Eph. 5:25-33; Eph. 6:4
3- I WILL FULFILL MY CALLING: Am I using my gifts and abilities to become all that God has called me to be? 1 Tim. 3:1-7; 1 Pet. 5:1-4
4- I WILL MANAGE MY TIME: Am I in control of my most limited commodity? Ps. 39:4-5; Eph. 5:15-17
5- I WILL SHEPHERD MY FLOCK: Am I effectively leading, feeding and protecting the sheep under my care? Acts 20:28; 1 Pet. 5:2-4
6- I WILL MAXIMIZE MY CHURCH: Am I doing everything I can to lead my church for maximum impact? Matt. 10:16; Acts 2:42-47; 1 Cor. 3:7-8
7- I WILL EXPAND GOD’S KINGDOM: Am I leading my church to reach its full redemptive potential? Matt. 28:18-20; Luke 10:2; 2 Tim. 4:5



  • Get a Grip: Managing Your Emotional Health
    on August 19, 2019 at 6:00 am

    Emotional health isn’t quite as easy to pin down as physical health. There are no numbers to measure just how emotionally fit you are. Psychologists define emotional health as overall psychological well-being. It is a combination of the way you feel about yourself, the quality of your relationships, and your ability to manage your feelings and deal with difficulty. People ... Read More The post Get a Grip: Managing Your Emotional Health appeared first on Church Leader Insights.

  • Leaders Safeguard God’s People
    on August 18, 2019 at 6:00 am

    “So guard yourselves and God’s people. Feed and shepherd God’s flock—his church, purchased with his own blood—over which the Holy Spirit has appointed you as leaders.”  –Acts 20:28 (NLT) The post Leaders Safeguard God’s People appeared first on Church Leader Insights.

  • Roy Fish on the Story of Redemption
    on August 17, 2019 at 6:00 am

    “The Bible is the story of God inviting sinful people to come and receive the benefits of the redemptive work of the Lord Jesus Christ.” — Roy Fish (February 7, 1930 – September 10, 2012) was an American preacher who is best known as a longtime professor of evangelism at Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary (SWBTS) in Fort Worth, Texas. He ... Read More The post Roy Fish on the Story of Redemption appeared first on Church Leader Insights.

Church Growth Champions

As a Renegade Pastor, you have access to a library of FREE reports from Nelson that celebrate church growth champions!

Take note of these important dates in the history of church growth. Then access your hub to read more about their contribution to ministry today!

August 28
(1862) Anniversary of Dwight L. and Emma Moody
19th Century Global Evangelist, Founder Moody Bible Institute
August 29
(1792) Birth of Charles Finney
The Father of American Revivalism
September 14
(1265) Birth Dante Alighieri
Italian Poet and Author of "The Divine Comedy"

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Meet Dr. Nelson Searcy

Nelson Searcy is an experienced church growth strategist, pastor, church planter and coach, serving in ministry for more than 25 years and consulting with churches around the world.

As founder of Church Leader Insights and the Renegade Pastors Network, he has personally trained more than 50,000 church leaders in over 45 denominations through live events, seminars and monthly coaching, helping them break common growth barriers like 125, 250, 500, 1000 and beyond, all while maintaining personal life and ministry balance. For more accelerated growth, pastors also participate in Nelson’s systems-based Gold, Platinum and Titanium coaching networks.

Nelson is also the Founding and Lead Pastor of The Journey Church, with locations across New York City and in Boca Raton, FL. Nelson and his church routinely appear on lists such as “The 50 Most Influential Churches” and “The 25 Most Innovative Leaders.” He is the author of over 85 church growth resources and 17+ books, including The Renegade Pastor: Abandoning Average in Your Life, Ministry and The Difference Maker: Using Your Everyday Life for Eternal Impact, and The New You: A Guide to Better Physical, Mental, Emotional, and Spiritual Wellness.

Nelson is the recipient of the prestigious Donald A. McGavran Award for Outstanding Leadership in Great Commission Research. His continued mission is to help church leaders around the world cooperate with God in creating healthy, thriving churches. He divides his time between NYC and South Florida. He and his wife, Kelley, have one son, Alexander.

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