I want to share 10 podcasts I enjoy with you. First, I think I should tell you why I listen to them, and why you should too. Podcasts are a great way to redeem some of the time that I spend in the car. I’m sure you spend time commuting, or maybe just waiting for services… Read More


This week I wanted to share my review of a book that I think will be helpful for your ministry and development. The book is called Strengths Finder 2.0 and is written by Tom Rath, who made use of a research team for the many hours of research that went into the book. As you… Read More


preserve unity

A few years ago I was a part of a church split. Yep, rather than preserve unity we parted ways. I know this has little to do with technology, but it’s been on my mind this week. Nearly 10 years later With the benefit of hindsight and some personal growth in Christ, I’ve decided that… Read More


Making Small Groups Work by Henry Could and John Townsend written in 2003. This review was written for this blog to help Small Group Leaders. Summary of Making Small Groups Work The book sets forth some lofty aims in terms of audience: “1) The pastor or overseer of small groups who needs a simple tool… Read More


Reggie Joiner/Tom Shefchunas. Lead Small. Cumming: reThink Group Inc, 2012. Overview of Lead Small This book deals with leading small groups for Youth and Children. The premise is that most people dream of doing big things, but in reality the best strategy is to invest in a small group of people. The five chapters of… Read More


Teams that Thrive by Ryan T. Hartwig and Warren Bird is an interesting read. This book is mainly directed at people who are either a member of or the leader of a senior leadership team at a church. They argue that there are 5 core disciplines of a team that will improve its function. Summary of… Read More