Tag: Exponential 2016


“The Goal is No Longer to Plant a Large Church, But to Plant a Multiplying Church”

From the very start, multiplication must be part of a church’s DNA and practiced through intentional decisions. As chief catalyst…

When I Recalibrated My Definition of Church Success

God seems to be much more interested in His kingdom than our individual empires. I grew up in a small…


6 Signs You’re Addicted to Addition—and Why That’s Not a Good Thing

Recently, my friend Vance Pitman, planter and pastor of Hope Church in Las Vegas, shared with a group of church…


Shawn Lovejoy: Are You ‘Being Mean’ About the Vision for Your Church?

I don’t consider myself to be a mean person. I like to think I’m good with people. I’m mostly an…