CONNECT! Creating a Culture of Relationships that Matter – By Phil Maynard and Eddie Pipkin Shared by Kim Shockley As a Church Vitality Strategist moving throughout the Annual Conference, the question I hear most frequently is – how do we Continue reading CONNECT! Creating a Culture of Relationships that Matter
by Kim Shockley Canoeing the Mountains: Christian Leadership in Uncharted Territory, by Tod Bolsinger, is what I am reading right now. I’ve only finished part one – Understanding Uncharted Territory, but it is worth writing about as I connect what Continue reading Prepare for the Adventure – Part 1
Many years ago, as I was planting my first church, I wandered onto the massive campus of Willow Creek Church near Chicago, Illinois to attend the first session of what was then called, “The Leadership Summit.” Bill Hybels, Founding Pastor, Continue reading Ready to Energize Your Leadership?
By Kim Shockley Many of you have heard about and used the tool that the Conference Office of Vitality is making available to determine a congregation’s readiness to do something new called Readiness 360. Very simply, this online survey measures Continue reading What I’m learning from Readiness 360
by WNCC News The Church Vitality Team of the Western North Carolina Conference has produced many digital resources for local churches and individuals. These resources can be accessed at the Church Vitality Team page at: http://wnccumc.org/churchvitality The most recent resource Continue reading Church Vitality Team Publishes E-Book