Jesus. Leaders. Acceleration. Movements. Multiplication. Equipping movement makers (especially church planting leaders). Exponential is a growing community of leaders committed to accelerating the multiplication of healthy, reproducing faith communities.
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Equipping movement makers (especially church planting leaders)
Mission: Spotlighting and spreading actionable principles, ideas and solutions for the accelerated multiplication of healthy, reproducing faith communities by aggregating, moderating and distributing thought leadership
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Our Exponential team is giving thanks for many things this season and wanted to pause to tell you how thankful we are for you.
We are thankful for how you serve and share the love of Jesus in diverse communities in the United States and throughout the world.
We are thankful to have gathered with you in person earlier this year and then online as we have made significant shifts to serve our community with a common cause.
We are thankful to pursue the greatest cause on Earth with you: To make disciples who make disciples who plant churches that plant churches in every nook and cranny of our culture.
Have a wonderful Thanksgiving with your family,
—The Exponential Team
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Today's the day — a LIVE discussion with Todd Wilson & Carey Nieuwhof! Don't miss out — register for free & tune in at 2pm ET! exponential.cc/innovate2
Hear more of this conversation on Monday 11/23 at 2pm ET with Todd Wilson & Carey Nieuwhof. Register here for free: exponential.cc/innovate2
How does understanding privilege help us refocus on building God’s kingdom instead of our own castles?
Jason Dukes, Santes Beatty, & Dimetra Barrios talk about laying down our privilege today at 2pm ET: exponential.cc/dimetra
Let’s make our relationships authentic, not transactional. Listen to the full conversation with Darryl Scarbrough and Jason Dukes here: exponential.cc/wish
Current events may be uncertain, but one thing has endured through the ages: the Church.
The FREE FutureFWD online event this week brings together dozens of respected church leaders who will share their exciting strategies for ministry in 2021 and beyond. The sessions are dedicated to the future of the local church and designed to encourage and equip your team to push forward with the plan God has in store for your church.
This event is FREE. Sign-up here: futurefwd2020.com
What does it look like for our families to reflect God’s multiethnic kingdom vision? Today at 2pm ET, hear from from Matt Chandler & Bryan Loritts: exponential.cc/Gospel5
Trying to get people back into buildings might be an old church planting strategy. Tune in today at 2pm ET for a feature presentation about the future of church planting from Carey Nieuwhof & @toddwilson: exponential.cc/innovate
Today is Ralph Moore’s 75th birthday!!
Ralph Moore is the Founding Pastor of the Hope Chapel movement. Beginning with just 12 people, the Hope Chapel movement now numbers over 2,300 churches, worldwide (and counting). Ralph continues to impact church leaders around the globe helping equipping pastors and planters for greater church multiplication. His innovative insights and disciple making heart serve to help more people trust and follow Jesus. Here at Exponential, we have the honor of counting Ralph as a teammate where he serves as our Church Multiplication Catalyst.
Ralph, (Ralph Moore Page) we are grateful for how your teaching, written words, coaching, and more deliver solid truth in a humorous and unassuming manner the produces long-term, Kingdom fruit. We are blessed to serve with one of the few Level 5 Multiplying leaders alive today in America.
Leave a comment of thankfulness to Ralph, letting us know how he has impacted you!
Unity comes from community — so how do we sometimes pursue unity without community? What results does that produce? Join us at 2pm ET today with @PastorSantes & @stewonline: exponential.cc/unity12
As a church leader, planning for the future is a challenge. Giving may be down, attendance is unpredictable, our people and teams are tired, and some feel disconnected.
This is why Leadership Network is bringing together leaders from around the country to share their expertise, next steps, and strategies in FutureFWD 2020:
✔️ 2-day online event dedicated to the future of the local church
✔️ Nearly 40 leading voices speaking into your leadership team
✔️ You and your team will leave energized and focused to lead into 2021 and beyond.
Register here: futurefwd2020.com
Sin is underneath every racial strife & ethnic tension we experience today. Today at 2pm ET, @bcloritts & @MattChandler74 show how the gospel gives us a clear path forward to discussing race in the church. Register here: exponential.cc/race4
How long does it take to enact a church merger? “Time is the biggest inhibitor of mergers coming to pass,” says Jim Tomberlin. Hear more from him and Warren Bird: exponential.cc/mergers
What if a simple and biblical funding model could provide a needed catalyst to our leadership development & support raising? Join the conversation with Tyler Ballew & CJ White: exponential.cc/support @ReliantMission
Get 7 tips from @markdeymaz for speaking out as multi-ethnic church pastors & leaders: exponential.cc/diversity
Although many have opinions about how and why the church should seek justice in society, Bryan Loritts and Matt Chandler use contemporary examples of injustice to display how loving the gospel leads to seeking justice. Watch the video today: exponential.cc/gospel3
Mergers work best not with two struggling churches, but with a vital, momentum-filled lead church partnering with a joining church. Hear about this today from Warren Bird & Jim Tomberlin: exponential.cc/mergers
Our job is not just to care for the flock, but to enlarge the flock. Hear more from Warren Bird: exponential.cc/warren
Faithfulness is the measure of success in the Kingdom of God. Hear more from Damian Boyd: exponential.cc/boyd
> How can a merger help a church go forward?
> How will a merger process unfold?
> Where can a declining church find another congregation to join?
Hear from the experts — Warren Bird & Jim Tomberlin. Register here: exponential.cc/mergers
When teams hold each other accountable, that’s where collaboration and progress happens. Hear more from Keri Ladouceur: multiplication.org/together-free-webinar
Join the conversation for unity and reconciliation in your city. We have special discounts for teams AND an Online Roundtable option! Learn more here: multiplication.org/roundtables
We're taking a look back at lessons learned in our Candid Conversations. Join the discussion: exponential.cc/Principles
We are in this multiplication journey together. exponential.cc/Convos
Rock and roll, friendship and race. Instead of just saying the right things, former professional musician Jimi Calhoun shows where to start taking practical steps in bridging the racial divide in our country. Sign up for the conversation here: https://exponential.cc/34Cihfk
Let's talk about race and reconciliation in light of the hope of the gospel. Join us today at 2pm ET with RightNow Media for a discussion about Gospel Unity.
multiplication.org How can Christians engage in conversations about race and racism from a biblical perspective?Christians have a unique opportunity to enter into conversations about race and reconciliation in light of the hope of the gospel. In this five-part series, pastors Bryan Loritts and Matt Chandler use Paul.....
> Does going multisite help or hurt a church’s likelihood of also doing church planting?
> What causes a megachurch’s growth to increase? To decrease?
> What happens in a megachurch when the pastor who led during the church’s greatest growth era retires?
Join us for a discussion today at 2pm ET with Warren Bird, leading researcher of megachurch trends and an expert on topics from healthy mergers to serial church planting.
Register here for free: exponential.cc/3opqk7j
Read more about the conversation with Dhati Baraka Lewis and Efrem Smith here: exponential.cc/Justice
Can we make the Church as sleek as a race car? Jason Shepperd thinks so. Read more here: exponential.cc/RaceCar
How we can create a culture of diversity in our churches, and what that can look like for our communities at large? Join us Thursday at 2pm ET for a candid conversation with Mark DeYmaz. Register here: exponential.cc/37ezQnp