Library: Pastors Toolbox

Discipleship in the Local Church

Discipleship.mp4 from W.O.D. on Vimeo. Discipleship In Matthew 28:18-20, Jesus gave his disciples the mandate...
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Digital Media for Churches

DigitalMedia.mp4 from W.O.D. on Vimeo. When considering how to use digital media in your church...
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Volunteer Systems For Churches

Volunteers.mp4 from W.O.D. on Vimeo. Engaging Volunteers The importance of building a solid volunteer system...
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Keys to Leading An Effective Church Board of Directors

Boards.mp4 from W.O.D. on Vimeo. Throughout history, the church has chosen various methods of organization...
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Community Outreach

Community Outreach from W.O.D. on Vimeo. Exegeting the Community In order to understand the community...
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How To Recruit More Volunteers

No volunteers? I have never met a church that said we have enough staff and...
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The 8 Benefits of Intentional Community Outreach

There are several benefits to getting your church in the regular rhythm of intentional community...
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How to Get Your Staff To Execute the Vision

As you grow from a small church to a big church, it is important that...
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Discipleship Systems Vs. Organizational Systems

For years, the local church has focused on developing a way to assimilate people who...
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Moving Your Church to a Discipleship Mindset

One of the questions I get from Pastors is how they can move the pendulum...
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Help People Find Their Tribe

Whether you go to church or not we all want one thing. A tribe to...
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A new way to do church

If you track the way church has operated for hundreds of years, you will see...
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Preparing For a Group Launch

By Emily Grabatin I drove into the parking lot of my group townhouse complex, feeling...
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The organization vs. the organism

I have learned over the years that there are two sides to the local church:...
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Supporting Disciple-Making

There are various aspects that a church leadership team should consider in order to implement...
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Mini Group Guidelines

Mini-Groups: Are clusters of three or four people meeting to intentionally encourage and walk-through growth...
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How do I create a discipleship path for my church?

The term “discipleship path” means different things to different people.   For some, it means...
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Starting Late, Ending Late: Time Management in Groups

By Emily Grabatin It was happening again.  Cassandra felt tense as group members walked in...
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Juggling Expectations: Generations, Migration, Culture

To lead a church in the western world can be a daunting task. We face...
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What are the qualifications of a leader?

When the message of Jesus began to spread across the roman empire and new communities...
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