3 Marriage Commitments That Are More Consequential Than You Think

Listen Time ~19 Minutes | Download Episode NotesMarriage is meant to unite two people as one, but unexpected trials and difficult seasons can create distance between couples. In this episode, Mark and Mackenzie Carter reflect on 20 years of marriage and share three...

Three Reasons the Conflict Between Creationism and Evolution Doesn’t Bother Me

In this episode, Carter answers a question from one of our listeners about the conflict between Creationism and Evolution.

How to Foster an Optimistic Team

Listen Time ~7 Minutes If you want the best creative input from people, you can’t exasperate them.I feel like I hear about difficult church/work cultures where people feel shut down any time they have an idea. I think this ultimately comes down to leaders not looking...

Building Your Confidence to Take the Shot

Most of us could use a little more confidence. In this episode, we talk about why confidence matters and four areas we need to repeatedly choose to be confident as leaders.

Four Habits for Getting God’s Will Right More of the Time

Have you ever been concerned that you might PLAN yourself right out of God’s will? Or miss His will because you weren’t paying attention to some fuzzy clue? In this episode, Pastor Mark and Brandon offer four keystone habits for getting God’s will right MORE of the...

How to Lead Well When You Feel Unsupported

Leaders face pressure from all sides. Whether it is pressure from others, pressure to appear awesome, or spiritual pressure, the stress of leadership can be a DRAIN on our relationships, our effectiveness, and our moral. In this episode, you’ll learn strategies to...

Four Leadership Pressures That EVERYONE Will Face (Part 2)

Leaders face pressure from all sides. Whether it is pressure from others, pressure to be appear awesome, or spiritual pressure, the stress of leadership can be a DRAIN on our relationships, our effectiveness, and our moral.

In this episode, you’ll learn strategies to improve your leadership in the face of INTENSE opposition and REAL spiritual pressure.

Four Leadership Pressures That EVERYONE Will Face (Part 1)

Leaders face pressure from ALL sides. Whether it is pressure from others, pressure to appear awesome, or spiritual pressure, the stress of leadership can be a DRAIN on our relationships, our effectiveness, and our morale.

In this episode, Pastors Mark and Brandon share Bible strategies to improve your leadership when the heat is on.

How to Catch ‘People Problems’ Before They Surprise You

Leaders can get into all kinds of trouble if they don’t boldly deal with problems that are undermining their effectiveness. In this episode, you’ll learn three essential strategies for staying ahead of people and situations that could undermine your leadership success.

Four Completely Avoidable Leadership Mistakes That Grieve the Holy Spirit (Part 2)

When it comes to spiritual leadership, is there ever a danger of getting out AHEAD of God and not realizing it?

In this episode, Pastors Mark and Brandon continue the discussion on how Bible Leaders can spot the pitfall of presumption in themselves and their organizations.

Prayers That Will Help You Think Right

Read Time ~4 Minutes One of the most challenging battles of my life has been the one for INNER integrity.  Is my secret life PROGRESSING and staying focused on Christ? When I meet Jesus face to face, will He declare that I spent a lot of time more concerned about...

If People Gave Like You, Would their Blessing Increase?

Leadership Lesson: Spiritual leaders model and encourage disciplined generosity. In a 2017 study, the Barna group found notable differences in what they termed Christians who are Givers and Keepers.

How to Get it Back When Vision and Passion Leak

The problem with vision, passion, and insight is that it leaks.  Even if you’ve been leading for decades, everybody’s cup runs low.

How to Access the Fire Your Soul Craves

Low-Cost Christianity cannot and will not produce a life of fire.

Four Reasons You’re Not On Fire and How to Fix It

One of Satan’s greatest lies is the suggestion that feeling close to God is a passing phase.

What to Do When You Don’t Understand Your Life

Part of spiritual maturity is growing in faith that God tells us WHAT we need to know WHEN it’s time to know it. 

Better Results – How You Can Attract Positive Change (Part 2)

Leadership Lesson: Plans improve when we take the time to ask good questions.

Podcasts: How to Develop Your Spiritual Leadership This Year

Here are four podcasts that keep standing the test of time concerning catalytic leadership learning.

Try Some Commentaries to Go Deeper

Here are some simple commentaries for those who want to begin to add this element to their study.

Prayers That Will Help You Think Right

Read Time ~4 Minutes One of the most challenging battles of my life has been the one for INNER integrity.  Is my secret life PROGRESSING and staying focused on Christ? When I meet Jesus face to face, will He declare that I spent a lot of time more concerned about...

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The Good Place: The Bad Place

When you worship God, who is known for His merciful and powerful love, it’s difficult to understand why Hell exists. Pastor Mark Carter tackles this tough subject and explains about the balance between the Good Place and the Bad Place.

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CORE LEADERSHIP CONCEPTS

Quick tips to help you accelerate your leadership impact.

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