Andy Stanley

Founder, North Point Ministries

Andy Stanley

Andy is the founder of Atlanta-based North Point Ministries, comprised of six churches in the Atlanta area and a network of 30 churches around the globe, collectively serving over 60,000 people weekly.

He is the author of 20-plus books, including Enemies of the Heart; When Work & Family Collide, Visioneering, and Next Generation Leader.He is a frequent speaker at conferences such as Catalyst, Leadercast, Exchange, and the WCA Global Leadership Summit.

Andy and his wife, Sandra, have three grown children and live near Atlanta.

Links:

Newest Articles

  • Andy Stanley: Leading amid Uncertainty
    Subscriber Access OnlyAndy Stanley: Leading amid Uncertainty
    "As a leader it's okay to be uncertain; it's not okay to be unclear."
  • Andy Stanley: On Your Mark
    Subscriber Access OnlyAndy Stanley: On Your Mark
    "Living to make my mark is too small a thing for me to give my whole life to." Unfortunately many pastors are too focused on their own achievements rather than surrendering to God.
  • Andy Stanley: What Is No One Else Doing?
    Subscriber Access OnlyAndy Stanley: What Is No One Else Doing?
    At a Catalyst Conference a while back, Andy Stanley introduced the provocative concept: "To reach people no one else is reaching, we have to do things no one else is doing."
  • Andy Stanley: Great Leaders Aren't Great at Everything
    Subscriber Access OnlyAndy Stanley: Great Leaders Aren't Great at Everything
    Andy Stanley discusses how our fully developed strengths are more valuable to our churches and organizations than our marginally improved weaknesses.
  • Andy Stanley: Your Only Authority
    Subscriber Access OnlyAndy Stanley: Your Only Authority
    "Everybody is a volunteer." Since anyone can leave at any time depending on the authenticity of our moral authority, that is how we should see those we lead - even the paid employees.
  • Andy Stanley: Hearing Voices
    Subscriber Access OnlyAndy Stanley: Hearing Voices
    Leadership isn’t just about making decisions; it's about making good decisions. But that becomes increasingly difficult when we are isolated from others, or when we listen to the wrong voices in the decision making process.
  • Andy Stanley: System Failure
    Subscriber Access OnlyAndy Stanley: System Failure
    What causes people to change? What creates behavior? It may not be what you think.
  • Andy Stanley & Rick Warren: Compare and Despair
    Subscriber Access OnlyAndy Stanley & Rick Warren: Compare and Despair
    In a culture full of celebrity pastors, it is easy to compare yourself to others, but Rick Warren says it's a terrible mistake.
  • Andy Stanley: Leading with Clarity
    Subscriber Access OnlyAndy Stanley: Leading with Clarity
    When Moses died, Joshua inherited the responsibility of leading the people of Israel into the Promised Land. Unfortunately, Joshua didn't know anything about taking the land; all his education was in the fine art of wandering the desert.
  • Subscriber Access OnlyVision Leaks
    How do you keep the church's passion for ministry from deflating?

Books

Top Story
September 05, 2015The Word by Heart
The Word by Heart
How the ancient practice of reciting Scripture from memory is helping people hear the Bible afresh.

Follow Us

Sign up today for our Weekly newsletter: Leadership Journal. Each weekly issue contains support and tips from the editors of Leadership to help you in your ministry.

The Vault
Browse our Full Library of online archives, including past issues of Leadership Journal magazine.
Access the archives