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A Leader’s Prayer – Bill Hybels

Bill Hybels’ closing prayer at his Summit 2003 session, ‘The Leader’s Edge': “God there is something very deep and dark within many of us that enjoys being the ‘WE’ and enjoys identifying who the ‘THEY’ would be. There’s something twisted and broken inside of many of us that wants to be one up and a […]

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The Leader’s Best Friend – Bill Hybels

‘…the power of the Holy Spirit is the leader’s best friend. The one who stands alongside you when leadership gets lonely… that’s the Holy Spirit. The one who guides and gives you strength when leadership gets confusing… that’s the Holy Spirit. The one who warns you of pitfalls and whispers words of renewal when you […]

GLS Season: How’s your Holy Discontent these days?

In this session, Bill hypothesises that a “firestorm experience” or “Popeye moment” needs to occur in a leader’s life in order for a vision to be birthed from their Holy Discontent. Have you ever had such an experience (or seen it happen in another leader), and the vision it birthed? How has that vision impacted […]

GLS 2013: The Speakers

Greetings Friends   “Everyone wins when a leader gets better” – Bill Hybels   Increasingly we are dreaming of what our world could become when leaders from the church and all spheres of society resolve to lead better. We would begin to see the Kingdom of God unleashed in unparalleled ways. That’s why we host the […]

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Defining Moments | The Core Essentials of Creating Leaders

About this Video Episode You may know—in theory—what it takes to develop a young leader. But, do you actually practice the fundamental things that are most important to creating more leaders around you? In this month’s Defining Moments, Bill Hybels unpacks how he has implemented these leadership development essentials in the teams he has led. […]

Bill Hybels’ ‘From Here to There’ – Review by Emma Lambert

Emma Lambert joined Willow Creek UK & Ireland for two weeks’ work experience from The King’s School, Fair Oak, Nr Southampton. Asked about her favourite subjects at school, she decisively answered “English” and “writing”, so we set her to task on various written assignments. In this assignment Emma was asked to review Bill Hybels’ session, ‘From Here […]

1.1 Evangelism

Taken from the Leaders Gathering 2012, Bill Hybels and Andy Stanley provide a leadership masterclass on practical issues facing church pastors: Leadership Masterclass 2012 | Session 1 Evangelism Related Resources Leadership Masterclass MP3/CD Set

I actually thought I’d never leave the business world – Bill Hybels

I grew up in a family that was totally business oriented, that’s what my original training was in, and it was going to take a very powerful idea to get to move me away from that comfortable position in our family business… … But that powerful idea hit me like a truck, and it was the […]

A Change to this Year’s GLS Speaker Line-Up – Graeme Paris

Howard Schultz CEO of Starbucks withdrew from speaking at this years  Global Leadership Summit for the reasons that Bill Hybels explains on the video clip that is below for you – it was disappointing not to have Howard speak and even more disappointing for the reason and pressure applied that caused this decision. Patrick Lencioni […]