Collaborating For Healthy Churches That Grow
I have known for a while that there is amazing power in formally elevating our own young people into leadership at church. For around a decade at my family church and more recently across the conference we have seen the impact young people have when working for other young people.
I have just started this year as pastor at Glen Huntly and Lilydale churches. One of my first key tasks has been to get a Youth Pastoral Worker…Continue
This last year the Adventist church in Australia received some exciting news. We scored a 14% increase in Australians identifying them with the Seventh-day Adventist church. For many decades we had been declining and in the previous survey, just holding with a slight increase in 2006.
I was one of the first to hear this as I have had a long term involvement with the Christian Research Association. I remember calling up the Union President on a Friday night to share the good news. I said…
Creating Vision - Avoid Unnecessary Pain
A persistent question in my coaching work is, "What is the best way to create vision in my church?" Most leaders understand that without a vision a church, and particular leaders of the church, will fail to…Continue