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Dealing With Control Freaks In The Small Church

Small churches don’t attract passive people, unhealthy churches create them. And then, they often become your biggest control freaks. No participation, but lots of opinions.

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Podcast

Small Church Pastor Personality Types, with Jean Morgan (Podcast Ep 012)

Karl Vaters interviews Jean Morgan about the correlation between a pastor’s personality and the size of the church they serve.

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Adapting

The Pastoral Prime Mandate: Equip God’s People To Share The Lead

One of the prime reasons for pastoral burnout is that too many of us are ignoring the simple command to equip God’s people and to share the leadership of the church.

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Adapting

Church Attendance And The Law Of Large Numbers

According to the Law of Large Numbers, while ideas are often very transferable between large groups, they might completely collapse when they’re transferred to a small group.

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Encouragement

Fruit Is None Of Your Business (A Reflection On John 15)

Disciples are in the abiding business, not the fruit-production business. Fruit, in the end, is not our responsibility; it’s the Father’s.

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