Building a Strong Discipleship Model

What do Paul and Barnabas have in common with church leaders today? They had had differing views about how to be on mission with God and how to do discipleship. Mac Brunson, pastor of First Baptist Jacksonville, FL uses them as an example to help us understand that the work of discipleship isn’t always as

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Together We Equip

As the leader, equipping others in ministry is a process you bring with you  to every ministry context in which you will serve! It’s both personal and public. All church leaders need to develop or continue to develop their biblical foundation for equipping others. Together We Equip is a new resource that you might want

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Meeting the Demand for More Volunteers

We all share a common challenge when it comes to volunteers. No matter our church practice, our groups philosophy, or our church size, we all face the challenge of meeting the demand for more volunteers. This is why we are focusing on this subject at our BACE2018 conference in Oklahoma City, OK. If you are

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Fulfillment in the Second Chair

— Mike Bonem “I have labored to no purpose. I have spent my strength in vain and for nothing.” I don’t know how many times I’ve heard words like this from the second chair church ministry leader who is in the midst of a season of discouragement. Experiencing fulfillment in the second chair is possible, yet many times,

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Meet the People we are Trying to Reach

I want you to meet the people we are trying to reach for the gospel. These people are all around you. Many of them are already attending your church but, sadly, most of them don’t even know what takes place inside the walls of your church. At our BACE2017 conference, Mac Brunson, Pastor of First Baptist,

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