Did your church receive its return of the tithe deposit on Friday, October 27? As Glenn Burris said in his letter to you, “Re-imagine was the target we chose as a movement. We believed if we aligned everything to the Great Commission, and restored the trust in local leadership to invest resources where they should…

IT’S TIME TO SHIFT! 1 Corinthians 12:27 Now, you are the body of Christ, and each one of you a part of it. Let’s see, SHIFT? SHIFT WHAT? Shift our thinking? Shift what we’ve been doing? Shift our marginalized mentalities?  Shift and just get out of this place that we’ve seemed to be at for…

Today as I reflect on the goodness of the Lord I am reminded that He said He would do a new thing – Isaiah 43:19 Forget about what’s happened; don’t keep going over old history. Be alert, be present. I’m about to do something brand-new. It’s bursting out! Don’t you see it? There it is!…

In mid-May, Grandview Church in Quincy, IL held its annual student conference: CORECONF (Core Conference). This was their third year in a row. This year, they had to 101 students/50 leaders on campus representing 8 churches from Michigan, Iowa, Missouri and Illinois. The theme this year was “BE STILL”. The goal was to walk the…

It’s that time of year where we start gearing up for another HDNextGen Summer Camp Season! I wanted to take a moment to highlight our camp programs taking place this summer, as well as make you aware of our 2017 HDNextGen Concept, Missions Project and all online camp information. We’re excited to announce that all Summer…

2017 – A year to RESET! I was told that one second was added to the World Clock at the end of 2016 in order to reset it for 2017. A “one-second” adjustment was needed to reset a completely New Year. Oftentimes, our perspective or vision is in need of one small reset. We can…

In an above the garage room during a fall study and sermon writing retreat, my life as a pastor changed drastically. Because I don’t like to be alone, I invited my friend and fellow Senior Pastor, Chad Halverson, to join me. So as not to get in each other’s way, we had a well thought…

In 2017 we will be asking all Licensed Pastors in the Heartland District to fill out their own “POD Plan”. Watch the video above as Dan Mundt introduces The POD Plan as a resource for leaders in establishing vision, direction and action in the Person of the Leader, Organizational Leadership and Skills, and Domains of Expertise. You can…

In 2014, the HDNextGen Team and I set out to make our leadership conference, Practitioners, more widely accessible by bringing it online via live streaming, and later by video on demand download, 100% free. The results have been nothing short amazing as leaders from across the country, with different backgrounds, professions and areas of expertise…

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