Archive for January, 2011

Transformational Church (Ch. 2) (2011-1-10)

Chapter 2 – Change the Scorecard Instead of measuring traditional statistics (attendance, baptisms, budgets, etc.) only, the authors are calling for additional gauges. The New Scorecard – “We are calling for a new scorecard.  This scorecard would count what’s important–people coming to Christ and living in Christian community–but also counts the other important issues as […]

Let’s Spark a Transformation (2011-1-3)

1993 was a powerful year for us. On New Year’s Eve, I had watched Dead Poet’s Society. I had seen teenagers who were passionate about dead poets, and I felt convicted that I was not equally passionate about serving Jesus. The theme of those teenagers was “Carpe Diem,” Latin for “Seize the Day.” So I […]