Creating Irresistible Environments

So what is an irresistible environment. It is an environment that exceeds expectations. How do we do that?First, we start by understanding that even our environments are an act of worship. We have a responsibility to prepare the canvas and set the atmosphere for every ministry event from sidewalk Sunday school, to service day, to…

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What Classes Do I Take To Be A Creative Pastor?

What Classes Do I Take To Be A Creative Pastor? I get this question a lot! It’s a good question but maybe not the most important question you could ask. Learn. Then learn some more. Then keep learning… “What classes can I take to do that?” Creativity is about instincts and experiences more than it…

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Fight For Your Ideas

You have the permission to be creative.  The truth is that it is probably more of a responsibility than it is permission. I know that I have to get up and remind myself of this from time to time. Creative work is work that will at times leave you feeling a little empty. When we…

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Our Family Has Some Big News!

Friends! Our family has navigated a lot over the past year. Kids, surgeries, diagnoses, and life in ministry. We felt we would retire @crosspoint_tv but God had other plans. At the end of October we will be starting a new adventure with the team @realLifeFl. We are sad about moving away from our CP &…

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Do You Have An Uncommon Team?

Developing a team is not easy. Uncommon teams are never made in the microwave but are slow cooked over time. So what are a few of the keys to developing uncommon creative teams? Andrew Carnegie once said:   “Teamwork is the ability to work together toward a common vision. The ability to direct individual accomplishments…

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Symptoms Vs. Diseases…which are you addressing?

We have a choice. We can treat the symptom or we can cure the disease. 
When we treat a symptom it will return. When we cure a disease we begin the process of becoming healthy. Medicine covers symptoms intense and intentionally focused  actions cure diseases. Curing a disease is not always fun or easy but…

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