Featured Post:Resisting Cynicism


The Strategic Nature of Washington DC

“They did what?” I said to the pastor sitting in front of me. The man pastored a church in the DC area that had a massive facility, yet under 50 regular attenders on Sundays. “The church removed a significant number of pews in the sanctuary so it doesn’t seem so empty,” he said. Rather than seeing the decline of their church and lack of…

Featured Post:Supporting Your Support Staff


There’s a good chance that if you are a church planter, you are working alongside of people who are very different from you. If you’re smart, you’ve already recognized your need to surround yourself with people who have different strengths, skills, and personalities. Specifically, you will end up with people on your team who find joy in coordinating logistics, planning events, managing finances, and…

CATEGORY:: Church Planting

Featured Post:7 Shifts Toward Planting a Movement


To say that we are euphoric about the new conversation happening within church-planting circles would be an understatement. Exchanges that have progressed from “planting a church” to “planting a Kingdom movement” are key indicators that we may be heading toward a more hopeful future that sees a generation of young pastors who intentionally move from new church to Level five multiplication — from day…

CATEGORY:: Days of Summer

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The Lust of Addition

Almost all the books and authors that define [success in church] come from deep within the addition mindset…in fact they…
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Being Brutally Honest with Your Situation

  In this video from Exponential East 2017, Francis Chan shares the challenges he is experiencing while trying to multiply…

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Choosing the Right Destination

Join us as we walk through the free DREAM BIG, PLAN SMART book. Chapter 1 is on preparations for multiplication. …

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Dream Big Days of Summer

Dream Big is the theme book for the Exponential Fall 2017 Event’s Tour.  For the next 9 weeks, journey with…

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5 Shifts for Multiplication

  In this training video from Exponential East 2017 Dave Rhodes explains how we need to make 5 shifts in…
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10 Key Values of Level 5 Multiplication

The eBook Dream Big, Plan Smart includes a comprehensive look at each of these 10 characteristics as well as the…


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Aspiring to the False Summit of Level 3 Addition Addiction?

I’ve had times in my life where I’ve fought the good fight, sacrificed, and persevered, with my eyes on the…
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Sloth or Intentionality: Which Will it Be for You?

Have you ever encountered sloth? And no, I’m not talking about the slow-moving mammals that spend most of their lives…

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Winning and Losing: Rethinking Our Personal Scorecards

I’ve never been a hockey fan. The long list of reasons is rooted in my inability to logically follow the…

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Disciple Maker Assessment

Have you ever been assessed as a Disciple Maker? In partnership with Discipleship.org and Healthy Growing Churches, Exponential is releasing…

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Jesus the Mathematician

Sometimes we make things harder than they need to be (or were intended to be). We choose to focus on…
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A Q&A With Carl George: Why We Aren’t Seeing Multiplication

It has been a blessing getting to know Carl George, an icon in the church growth movement. Whether or not…