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Titanium Coaching Live with Nelson Searcy
Dec 4 - Dec 5
  Walt Disney World, Orlando, FL
December Leadership Briefing Call with Nelson Searcy, Kerrick Thomas and Jason Hatley
Dec 5
2:00pm - 3:00pm Eastern
January Leadership Briefing Call with Nelson Searcy, Kerrick Thomas and Jason Hatley
Jan 9
2:00pm - 3:00pm Eastern
The 2019 Renegade Pastors Conference
Feb 27 - Mar 1
  Orlando, Florida


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Back to Basics in Church Growth: Rare Edition
by Donald McGavran & Win Arn (a $47.00 value)

Dr. Win Arn is this month’s featured Church Growth Champion. This is a collector’s edition of a classic book from Arn and his mentor, Dr. Donald McGavran, as they introduced church growth principles to North America.

Must Respond by Friday, November 30th 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



  • Win Arn on God’s Plan for Churches
    on November 17, 2018 at 6:00 am

    “The church is God’s plan for making disciples and for winning a world.” – Dr. Win Arn, founder of the Institute For American Church Growth, director of Religious Education in Baptist and Congregational Churches, promoter of the Church Growth Movement, and film producer. June 26, 1923 – December 13, 2006     The post Win Arn on God’s Plan for Churches appeared first on Church Leader Insights.…

  • Why Go to Church? The Radical Influence of the Body of Christ
    on November 16, 2018 at 6:00 am

    Today’s guest post comes to us from Jennifer Stasak for Sometimes I skip church. I bet you weren’t expecting that. You probably assumed I’d begin with a convicting Bible verse. Or maybe a disheartening statistic about how many millennials don’t attend church anymore. Instead, I want to start with a dose of honesty: Sometimes I don’t want to go to ... Read More The post Why Go to Church? The Radical Influence of the Body of Christ appeared first on Church Leader Insights.…

  • Structuring Your Small Groups: 4 Responsibilities
    on November 15, 2018 at 6:00 am

    The below excerpt is from my book Activate: An Entirely New Approach to Small Groups. This revised and expanded edition shows church leaders how to make their small groups work.  Creating a scalable growth structure—one that can grow as your church grows—is key to the success of groups. So before you can set your leadership goals, you need to make sure you ... Read More The post Structuring Your Small Groups: 4 Responsibilities 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!

November 28
(1871) Anniversary of James Hudson and Jennie Taylor
Revolutionary Visionary for Reaching the Unchurched
December 12
(1840) Birth of Lottie Moon
Southern Baptist Missionary to China
(2006) Death of Win Arn
Promoter of the Church Growth Movement Throughout America
December 15
(1897) Birth of Donald McGavran
Father of the Modern-Day Church Growth Movement

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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 Senior Pastor, Evangelism, Stewardship, Assimilation and Advanced 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 15+ books, including The Renegade Pastor: Abandoning Average in Your Life, Ministry and The Difference Maker: Using Your Everyday Life for Eternal Impact, The Renegade Pastor's Guide to Time Management.

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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