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Leading for Mission Conference 2018
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 […]

Lost People Matter to God
Unlocking the Evangelist Within

From the archives, this is a helpful discussion on evangelism featuring Lee Strobel and Bill Hybels.   Download MP3 About this content This content is supported through annual WCA membership subscription and/or donations.    

Leading for Mission Conference 2018
The Truth About (Many) Christians and Evangelism

Let’s cut to the chase on something. Almost everybody who follows Christ, and almost every gathering of those Christ followers constituting a church, says the same thing: “We want to reach the world for Christ.” Yet most don’t. So where’s the breakdown? It’s not strategy. There are vast numbers of churches who are successfully penetrating […]

Bill Hybels
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 […]

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 […]

Bill Hybels
The Way Leadership Works – Bill Hybels Interview

  In this classic Defining Moments episode, Lee Strobel speaks with Bill Hybels on the way leadership works.         Acknowledging and stewarding your gifts Getting the ‘right people’ by making the big ask Keeping your ministries aligned with vision, mission, strategy and goals Creative problem solving Keeping others inspired and motivated Ideas for your […]

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 […]

Marcus Lemonis
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 […]

Does Your Church Fail to Execute Plans? This Could be Why – Tony Morgan

Generally speaking, you can find these four types of people on any team: Detailed Doers These are people who are more driven by the mission of what needs to be accomplished and they process decisions and engage their responsibilities at a slower pace. They are primarily focused on accuracy. Steady Supporters This group is also […]