How the Mighty Fail Tag

Step 1 to Church Failure: Easy to Fall Into

Hubris: noun; excessive pride or self-confidence. Proverbs 16:18 says that, “pride comes before destruction, and an arrogant spirit before a fall.” Perhaps this biblical admonition should make step one obvious. According to Jim Collins, when he analyzed the failing businesses in his study, they all started with Hubris bred by success. I believe...

The 5 Steps to a Failing Church

I have the privilege of traveling around the United States and Canada as I speak at Church conferences and meet with Pastors. I visit with them and hear about various programs and leadership issues. In the last year, it seems like the stories of success have been outweighed by stories of dismal...