Andy 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: 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: 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.
How do you keep the church's passion for ministry from deflating?
Andy 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."
The Impossible Dream?
Reach your entire campus with the gospel? Sound impossible? That's just what Chris Folley thought, then God went to work.
Andy 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.