“What is the one thing every leader needs to listen to, understand, and implement in order to succeed?” It has been less than a year since my family and I planted Grace City Church in San Diego, CA. Being in ministry for over a decade, I have seen and felt the temptation to become more…

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All sorts of stats are thrown out there about kids, church, and faith. The most common one is that ninety percent of decisions for Jesus are made before a person turns twelve years old. If this is true, then there are questions that must be asked: Is your CE department resourced like it’s an imperative? Are children…

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You can’t give someone a car, without giving them the keys as well. Every year across America, thousands of sixteen year old drivers climb off of their bike and into the driver’s seat of their very own car. For many parents, this is a scary period of time. Roads can be a dangerous proposition, especially…

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They say, “content is king”. We say, “not even close”.  While content is critical, it is no where near as important as who you are, what you are doing, and how people can take the next steps with you. What was the last car you bought? I last bought a Toyota Camry. Toyota’s are dependable,…

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No one likes a poser.  You go the skate park, and you instantly know the person who likes to dress like a skater but who can’t hang with the rest of the crew. You head to a party, and you can tell who belongs there and who is struggling to fit in. You go to…

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We tell creatives to let what you love inspire your ideas. To take your passion for the church, preaching, design, etc… and build upon that. Today, we are posing a totally different idea: Let what you hate inspire your ideas. We all get inspired. We all love what others have accomplished. To be clear, there’s…

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