Six Things That Stop Revitalization Dead in Its Tracks

Episode #180
January 14, 2021
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The key to a strong revitalization is leadership. Today, Thom and Kevin discuss six leadership situations which will stop a revitalization dead in its tracks. 

  1. Moral failure
  2. Staff or leadership conflict.
  3. When the pastor’s family is hurting deeply
  4. Majoring on minors
  5. Letting a power group rule
  6. Forgetting about the Great Commission

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