A Tool for Learning About and Building Your Church’s Story

Ben Padgett is working with me and the Cabinet to improve our ability to motivate and equip our pastors and congregations. One of the things Ben has done is to develop the leadership potential of the North Alabama Conference Dashboard. I asked Ben to share his thoughts in this message. – Will Willimon North AlabamaContinue reading “A Tool for Learning About and Building Your Church’s Story”

Welcome Others as Christ Has Welcomed You

Most mainline protestant churches are in decline, the churches of North Alabama are no exception. But not all. I’ve made it my business to visit our growing congregations in order to learn more about why they are thriving. I asked a pastor of a congregation that had spectacular growth among young adults what was herContinue reading “Welcome Others as Christ Has Welcomed You”