Willow Creek Association UK & Ireland

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Hope of the World – Leading for Mission Conference 2018
2018 Conference Sneak Peek

An Interview with Sarah Richards Sarah Richards is co-founder and executive leader of Cornerstone Church. Sarah serves on the Board of WCA UK & Ireland and the planning team for ‘Hope of the World–Leading for Mission Conference.’ She is part of the Pioneer Leadership Team and on the leadership of New Wine Cymru. Bringing years […]

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Rethinking Evangelism

The Chevy Nova was a relatively successful American car for many years. Encouraged by U.S. sales, Chevrolet began to market the American Nova throughout the world. Unfortunately, the Nova did not sell well in Mexico and other Latin American countries. Additional ads were ordered, marketing efforts were stepped up, but sales remained stagnant. Sales directors […]

Leading for Mission Conference 2018
Whatever Became of Evangelism?

In 1973, psychiatrist Karl Menninger published a book with the provocative title, Whatever Became of Sin? His point was that sociology and psychology tend to avoid terms like “evil,” or “immorality,” and “wrongdoing.” Menninger detailed how the theological notion of sin became the legal idea of crime and then slid further from its true meaning […]

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Willow Creek Community Church Names Bill Hybels’ Successor—Both of Them

The elders of Willow Creek Community Church have been involved in a multi-year succession plan with Bill Hybels. The entire process has been immersed in prayer and we believe Spirit led. This weekend, October 14/15, an announcement was shared regarding who the elders have chosen to lead Willow Creek Community Church into its fantastic future. […]

Ivy Church Manchester – Vacancy

  Want to help people find their way back to God? That’s our mission at Ivy Church. We are committed to helping people KNOW God, GROW in their relationship with Him and their community and GO into the world to share the gospel. Our DNA underpins how we do church. Ivy churches are relevant, confident, […]

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Inspiring Evangelism–Bill Hybels

Transcript “Most of the time my feeling is that senior pastors live in a bubble, they live in a church bubble, and because my second gift is evangelism I’ve always been involved in athletics and I’ve always been involved in activities outside the church that give me a lot of exposure to people who are […]

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On Evangelism – Bill Hybels

Transcript I think every Christ follower has to cross a maginot line at some point in his or her development, so this is kind of the one that I crossed many years ago and I ask Willow people to cross. I say, when you look at family, colleagues, friends and neighbours who are far from […]

Hope of the World: Leading for Mission Conference 2018
Hope of the World – Bill Hybels

‘There’s nothing like the local church when the local church is working right – it’s the hope of the world.’ Bill Hybels Two of the most important flywheels for ministry are leadership and evangelism. Leadership allows others to thrive in their gifts and evangelism invites them into a better story. Yet the experience for many […]

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How Shipping Containers Become Homes of Hope

Patrick Staggs is an engineer living in Delaware, and co-founder of a non-profit called Homes of Hope. Over the last five years, Patrick has never missed a Summit. What God spoke to him during the event in 2015 will change lives forever. Something at the 2015 GLS did more than stir my heart. I prayed […]

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Life: It’s More than Business – Marcus Lemonis

Marcus Lemonis relies on a three-pronged system to keep businesses healthy and measure success: people, process and product. He will be speaking at the 2017 Global Leadership Summit. To learn more about this serial investor, check out this video: Marcus Lemonis has been practicing good leadership principles since before he reached his teens. At the age […]