10 Quick & Practical Ministry Principles that Will Bless Your Church

Here are ten ministry axioms I received from Larry Osborne. I recently ran across notes from a talk by Larry Osborne, Senior Pastor of North Coast Church, entitled, “10 MINISTRY PLUMB LINES” (PRINCIPLES) FOR MINISTRY.” In my opinion, Larry is the smartest ministry “nuts and bolts” pastor on earth. His books are terrific (especially Sticky […]

Attendees to Advocates

Those of you who read this blog regularly know I’m a huge fan of Larry Osborne. Not only is he generous with his time in mentoring young turkeys like me, he may be the smartest “nuts and bolts” church guy I’ve ever encountered. North Coast Church in Vista, California, prided itself on being the biggest […]

Sticky Ministry, pt. 1

I so appreciate churches that obey a calling from God to provide other churches with resources to improve their ministry. North Coast, Saddleback, Willow Creek, Fellowship Church and others do so much for the Kingdom by calling together churches for the purposes of sharing ideas and learning together. Ironically, many of these churches take a […]