Exponential how you and your friends can start a missional church movement exponential series. Exponential: How You and Your Friends Can Start a Missional Church Movement by Dave Ferguson 2019-03-24

Exponential how you and your friends can start a missional church movement exponential series Rating: 4,6/10 878 reviews

YOU CAN START A MISSIONAL MOVEMENT!

exponential how you and your friends can start a missional church movement exponential series

More and more stuff popped in the book for me and inspired me especially the multi-site stuff because I hope my church goes multi-site , but is far ahead from where I am. Authors Dave and Jon Ferguson communicate a simple strategy that will engage millions of Christ followers and challenge every church leader to become a reproducing follower and leader. That's why we need books like Jeff Meyer's The Lord's Service to supplement it. Authors Dave and Jon Ferguson communicate a simple strategy that will engage millions of Christ followers and challenge every church leader to become a reproducing follower and leader. I love their focus on leadership development, and their stress that anyone can be and should be a leader in some capacity. They realize that it's not the job of the pastor and elders to do it all.

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A Book: Exponential

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I love the passion of the Ferguson brothers. Let's start with the positives. Now, I have no problem with Christians jamming with non-Christians. He is also the coauthor of The Big Idea. I confidently recommend Exponential as a great resource to help you start a movement around the gospel in your community, city and nation.

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Exponential: How You and Your Friends Can Start a Missional Church Mov

exponential how you and your friends can start a missional church movement exponential series

They are passionate about helping people find their way back to God, and this book should be required reading for anyone who has ever wondered if they should start a church. Absorb the following five steps for developing an apprentice and put this Biblical practice to use. While when we hear the word church, our first thought is God, we tend to forget the business side of it. Weaved throughout this book is the amazing story of Community Christian Church, which was started by five friends who used the reproducing strategies found in Exponential to grow one of the most influential churches in the U. I love the passion of the Ferguson brothers. Well it probably is crazy but that means that God will have to do it and you will have to trust Him. The more experienced leader releases leadership and now helps the new, developing leader.

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Exponential: How You and Your Friends Can Start a Missional Church Movement by Dave Ferguson

exponential how you and your friends can start a missional church movement exponential series

Exponential is the anchor book in the Exponential Series. These five steps have the power to help you and your friends start and spread a movement! Dave is the movement leader for NewThing, an international network of reproducing churches. Their new book, Exponential, will give you practical steps and essential spiritual insights to plant a life giving and reproducing church. Even if you can't immediately implement these tools in your context you can apply the leadership tools to your life! Churches need to reproduce themselves. They begin by giving 5 reproducing principles: 1. Jesus gave you this mission because he wants you to actually do it Exponential— the anchor book in the Exponential Series—will show you how.

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Exponential: How You and Your Friends Can Start a Missional Church Movement by Dave Ferguson

exponential how you and your friends can start a missional church movement exponential series

Next to Jesus, Dave loves his wife Sue immensely and his three terrific kids Amy, Joshua and Caleb. Exponential is the anchor book in the Exponential Series. The practice of apprenticeship is a core competency of every movement. Authors Dave and Jon Ferguson communicate a simple strategy that will engage millions of Christ followers and challenge every church leader to become a reproducing follower and leader. I encourage you, as that reviewer did, to draw out the good and leave the rest. Our hope is that every church will become a reproducing church. I'm young and low on the pole.

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Exponential: How You and Your Friends Can Start a Missional Church Movement by Dave Ferguson

exponential how you and your friends can start a missional church movement exponential series

He is also the coauthor of The Big Idea. According to this book the dreams of impacting an entire city, and more, with the gospel of Jesus Christ can become a reality if one person is willing to take the first step. I was fooled by the sub-title. Now the apprentice transitions from supporting or helping to being the primary leader of the team or group. In these 229 pages you will find great wisdom and advice from experience, the information is very practical and will give you much to digest and apply right away. Maximize your impact for the kingdom of God with this dynamic discipleship program! I am a Youth pastor on a team of 5 youth pastors in a large church. I appreciate and admire the Ferguson brothers as they pursue their dream of reproducing churches all over the world.

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Exponential : how you and your friends can start a missional church movement (Book, 2010) [naber.io]

exponential how you and your friends can start a missional church movement exponential series

The ordained church leaders are to be striving to equip all the members of the Church to do some sort of ministry. It wasn't like that at all thankfully? This was refreshing to me. The authors did a good job on what communities can do and how to do it in small steps as to not lose their mission statement along the way. Weaved throughout this book is the amazing story of Community Christian Church, which was started by five friends who used the reproducing strategies found in Exponential to grow one of the most influential churches in the U. Reproducing requires everyone to have an apprentice You can't be a one man show! Movements start with 1 -- You: the beginning of a movement -- The leadership path: one step at a time -- Apprentice: come follow me -- Reproducing leaders: the 2-2-2 principle -- Reproducing artists: the crucial creative class -- Part 2. Bodies grow by reproducing cell after cell, after cell.

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Exponential: How You and Your Friends Can Start a Missional Church Movement (Exponential Series)

exponential how you and your friends can start a missional church movement exponential series

I hope to be used by God to be in or start a reproducing movement. Weaved throughout this book is the amazing story of Community Christian Church, which was started by five friends who used the reproducing strategies found in Exponential to grow one of the most influential churches in the U. Jon Ferguson Jon Ferguson is the cofounding pastor of Community Christian Church - a multi-site church in the Chicago Metro Area. The idea of the book is to be a leader who reproduces exponentially, not only yourself but also the church and movements you catalyze. My friend, Troy McMahon, is leading a network of reproducing churches while serving as the Lead Pastor of a large multi-site church in Kansas City. Reading books like this encourage and inspire me to dream of a new and brighter future for the whole church. Dave Ferguson is a spiritual entrepreneur and the lead pastor of Community Christian Church, an innovative multi-site missional church with eleven locations in Chicago.

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Exponential: How You and Your Friends Can Start a Missional Church Movement: Dave Ferguson, Jon Ferguson: 9780310326786

exponential how you and your friends can start a missional church movement exponential series

They show how this is the best way to grow a person, use them fully and travel with them as they grow and gain more skills. If you memorize anything from our book, memorize these five steps. Who knows, it just might unleash the unique ministry dream God has birthed in your own heart as well. I believe Dave and Jon Ferguson have given it an admirable shot. It can't stand by itself. Weaved throughout this book is the amazing story of Community Christian Church, which was started by five friends who used the reproducing strategies found in Exponential to grow one of the most influential churches in the U.

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