Rev. Jan Michael Nace, Th.D. It happened to me on my way back from solitary confinement. I was ministering to a middle-aged prisoner whose son had been horribly assaulted by a predator. It nearly drove the prisoner insane. He had written me in the hope for someone to talk to. When I read his letter…

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Dr. Bill Hoyt Regional Consultant & Coach Growing Healthy Churches June 2015 George was a top salesman for Logical Solutions, a software programming and services company. His peers recognized his effectiveness and respected him as a salesman and co-worker. George’s Achilles heel was a bad memory. He had a well-earned reputation for being forgetful. His co-workers…

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At the meeting of the Regional Executive Directors in Denver on June 29th, 2015, Dr. David Whitaker led the board in a discussion of the recent Supreme Court decision on same-sex marriage. The following was adapted from an earlier statement created by Dr. Whitaker and is the board’s official response to that decision: CBAmerica’s Statement…

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[vc_row][vc_column width=”1/1″][text_output] The Global Leadership Summit is a two-day event that is telecast live from Willow’s campus near Chicago every August to more than 300 satellite locations in North America. It exists to transform Christian leaders around the world with an injection of vision, skill development, and inspiration for the sake of the local church. The Summit is…

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July 29-31st at the Scottsdale Plaza Resort You and your spouse are invited to revitalize during the SWCC Leadership Retreat, an experience for the entire church staff, elders and their spouses.  The setting is one of relaxation and renewal as you spend time at a beautiful resort with private rooms, refreshing pools, fine dining, and…

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[vc_row][vc_column width=”1/1″][text_output]Come hear Tom Mercer share what he has been successfully using for years. On the average, each of us has 8 to 15 people, whom God has supernaturally and strategically placed in our relational world so that He might use us to show them His love. The Greeks used one word to describe this…

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[vc_row][vc_column width=”1/1″][text_output] We are excited to present this year’s annual meeting: Turn Around Churches. We will have a great time of fellowship and learning with like-minded believers. The meeting will be held May 1-2, 2015. What does a church in need of turning around look like? What are some tools we can use to make the necessary…

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[vc_row][vc_column width=”1/1″][text_output] Dr. Paul Borden Rocky Mountain Church Network Catalyst/Coach Taken from Growing Healthy Churches May 2014 E-Newsletter       I recently visited a congregation that over the years had declined from 1,000 people in worship on a weekend to 100. However, the congregation is again flourishing in that there are now over 400 people…

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[vc_row][vc_column width=”1/1″][text_output] Dr. Paul Borden Rocky Mountain Church Network Catalyst/Coach Taken from Growing Healthy Churches January 2015 E-Newsletter     The Great Commission has only one command in it, which is “make disciples”. The Church of Jesus Christ is to be committed to making disciples. In fact most congregations, pastors, board members and congregants agree that…

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[vc_row][vc_column width=”1/1″][text_output] Dr. Paul Borden Rocky Mountain Church Network Catalyst/Coach Taken from Growing Healthy Churches December 2014 E-Newsletter       One of the most frustrating experiences for me is to walk into a store knowing what I want to purchase, finding it and being ready to pay for it, only to find the sales staff…

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