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Showing posts from October, 2018

Small-Town Pastors' Conference - Episode 21

October 8-10th, 2018, I attended the RHMA Small-Town Pastors’ Conference. RHMA stands for Rural Home Missionary Association . This conference was held in Lancaster Pennsylvania. It was a great conference. Why? Well, I want to share some of the reasons I enjoyed it – who was there, what I learned – and then encourage you to consider attending the next one. There is on scheduled for April 8-10, 2019 in Morton Illinois. Morton is about 10 miles southeast of Peoria. The primary speakers for the event were Ed Stetzer , Dr. Eugene Habecker, Jared Wilson , and Jason McConnell. All the speakers spoke to the heart and to the situation of the small-church small-town pastor. Often when a small church pastor attends a typical pastors’ conference, they feel out of place because so much of the information is geared towards large churches and their staff. This is not the case at the RHMA conference. But for me, the real highlight of the conference was meeting other small-church pastors. These ar

Simple Tools to Build Your Church - Episode 20

Hugh Plappert is a businessman, an innovator, and a man who loves Jesus Christ. And Hugh loves to help churches grow and disciple their people. Today, Hugh will share how his product, is a great tool that will help both small and large churches reach people and disciple people. Hugh Shares How he and his family came to know Jesus as their Savior How his life in business has been used to help ministries and spread the Gospel An overview of How his website builds disciples His upcoming Webinar - How to Launch a Disciple-Making Year Without Hours of Meetings . Resources Church Growth in a Box Website Upcoming Webinar - How to Launch a Disciple-Making Year without Hours of Meetings . Tuesday, November 6th, 11:00 am Central Time. Closing Thoughts  If you are the pastor of a small church and need some support, some coaching, then contact me. You . can reach me at  Over the past month, th