Category Archives for "Our One Priority"

People of Passion vs. People of Position

Download: Top Ten People of Passion Some years ago, when consulting with various sizes and shapes of congregations, I realized we were pulling together the wrong group of people to help congregations anticipate their future based upon an emerging understanding of God’s empowering vision. We were pulling together the people who held certain positions of […]

Register for Vision Tuesday on June 19th on Building a Financial Legacy for Your Church

Vision Tuesday on June 19th at Noon at the South Carolina Baptist Convention building involves not only a great lunch and great fellowship, but also a great presentation by Nathan McCarthy of the Baptist Foundation of South Carolina on helping congregations and their members build outstanding Legacy Plans. Register HERE. Such efforts help churches with […]

Wednesday, May 16, 2018 — Our One Priority Briefing for Ministers from George Bullard

Our One Priority Starting and Strengthening Churches to Serve as Vital and Vibrant Missional Communities.  Follow-Up on Vison Tuesday for May 15th on Rebranding and ReLaunching Your Congregation This week we held our fifth Vision Tuesday gathering plus a bonus evening Vision Tuesday gathering on issues of revitalization as part of our FaithSoaring Churches or […]

Plotting A New Course for Your Congregation Gatherings on Tuesday, May 15th

Vision Tuesday on May 15th will have a Lunch Session and an Evening Session The regular Vision Tuesday Lunch and Speaker on May 15th will be held at St. Andrews Baptist Church, 230 Bush River Road in Columbia. The Speaker is Kenny Mills of ruins REBUILT at https://www.ruinsrebuilt.org/. Registration for the lunch is required. Register HERE. […]

Can You Help Prove Me Wrong? Let Me Know If You Want to Start a New Congregational Expression!

A Request from George Bullard! During a recent gathering of our Visionary Leadership Community (the group formerly known as the Administrative Team), one community member asked me how many of our almost 100 churches would be interested in starting a new congregational expression. I did not know the answer to that question, but my guess […]

Dying to Restart: Churches Choosing a Strategic Death for a Multiplying Life

Dying-to-Restart Download this FREE ebook. We are pleased to share this new ebook with you from Exponential authored by Greg Wiens and Dan Turner. It make multiple references to George Bullard’s work on the congregational life cycle (and gives George credit which is even better) as it talks about Old Age congregations who need to die […]

Come with Us to Washington, DC for an Experience to Enhance Your Exceptional Ministry

Attention CMBA church pastors and staff persons! George Bullard and Andre Rogers just completed a “scouting” trip to Washington, DC to plan a Multi-Cultural Leadership Community experience for pastors and staff persons from our churches-in-association. We want to invite up to 20 church pastors and staff persons to go to Washington, DC with us later […]