Tag Archive: John Burke

An opportunity to interact with John Burke – Your questions

In the run-up to the Leaders Gathering event with John Burke, we are taking questions from delegates which, if time allows, can be addressed during the interactive aspects of the day. John will be sharing some of his own leadership discoveries and challenges which may well raise questions on the day, but if you have …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://www.willowcreekevents.org.uk/ministries/leadership/an-opportunity-to-interact-with-john-burke/

Messy Spiritual Leadership Part 5 – John Burke


Messy Spiritual Leadership, cont.
Let’s talk about the messy leadership that cultivates environments where people far from God can grow up to become His church. How do we lead like that?
I believe first we have to cultivate the soil with grace-giving acceptance. Grace is the environment where people grow best – where people begin to experience …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://www.willowcreekevents.org.uk/ministries/leadership/messy-spiritual-leadership-part-5-john-burke/

Messy Spiritual Leadership Part 4 – John Burke


Messy Spiritual Leadership, cont.
What did Jesus’ ministry look like? Messy! Isn’t that what the religious leaders of his day had a hard time with – how messy it was?

He was hanging out with ethically corrupt tax collectors and former prostitutes and the partying sinners of his day – messy people, like the Samaritan woman. She …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://www.willowcreekevents.org.uk/ministries/leadership/messy-spiritual-leadership-part-4-john-burke/

Messy Spiritual Leadership Part 3 – John Burke


Messy Spiritual Leadership, cont.
Are you willing to get your hands dirty?
Before you answer that, let me tell you about a few leaders in our church. These people are fully following Christ and now they’re leading others spiritually but when they first came to our church it was downright messy:

• Brian was an atheist. He got …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://www.willowcreekevents.org.uk/ministries/leadership/messy-spiritual-leadership-part-3-john-burke/

Messy Spiritual Leadership Part 2 – John Burke


Messy Spiritual Leadership
I want to talk about messy spiritual leadership. I want to talk about the messy leadership required for the church to grow up out of the emerging cultural realities around us.

The Apostle Paul writes to a very messy church in 1 Corinthians 3 and he says this, ‘I planted the seed, Apollos watered …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://www.willowcreekevents.org.uk/ministries/leadership/messy-spiritual-leadership-part-2-john-burke/

Messy Spiritual Leadership Part 1 – John Burke


Cultivating the Soil
Every year I plant flowers around this big tree right in the middle of our front yard, but when I first made that flower bed I had to seek advice because, quite honestly, I’m not good with plants. My wife isn’t either. In fact, I think between the two of us, we’ve killed …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://www.willowcreekevents.org.uk/ministries/leadership/messy-spiritual-leadership-part-1-john-burke/

4 Last-Minute Christmas Ideas

Greetings Friends
GLS 2013 resources provide inspirational content to come back to again and again…

1. The GLS 2013 on DVD, CD, and MP3

Team DVD Set | Individual CDs | Individual MP3s


2. Take Ten DVD Sets
Volume 1 | Volume 2 | Volume 3
Excellent 10-minute lessons from GLS sessions

    3. Bargain Books
Books at low, low prices.

Visit our Amazon store for more book options.
4. Tickets to A Leaders Gathering
A time of …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://www.willowcreekevents.org.uk/blog/4-last-minute-christmas-gift-ideas/

Leading in New Cultural Realties – John Burke, GLS 2008 Main Session

Session Outline
I. Cultivating the Soil
II. Messy Spiritual Leadership
III. Grace-Giving Acceptance
IV. Authentic, Confessing Community
V. Constant Connection to Jesus
Team Process Tools
1. Personal Reflection: Write down the key insight from this session that you can personally take away?
2. John described several barriers to grace for people in his community. Brainstorm with your team about what barriers to grace exist for …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://www.willowcreekevents.org.uk/media/video/leading-in-new-cultural-realties-john-burke-gls-2008-main-session/

GLS 2013 – Watch Again Online

Dear Friends
I am delighted to advise that Brene Brown’s powerful GLS 2013 session, Daring Greatly, is available for you to watch online until 9 January. Also available is Bill Hybels’ encouraging session, The Courage Leadership Requires. Make sure you take the opportunity to share these sessions with your team.

To access the videos, simply:

Go to the WCA website and enter your …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://www.willowcreekevents.org.uk/media/video/gls-2013-watch-again-online/

A Leaders Gathering with John Burke – February 7th & 8th


We are very much looking forward to John Burke’s return visit in February. Do come with your leadership team if you can!
Here’s some feedback from his 2010 visit for your interest:
It was great to be taught by a leader of a large church who is down to earth and passionate about broken people.  Sometimes I …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://www.willowcreekevents.org.uk/ministries/leadership/a-leaders-gathering-with-john-burke-february-7th-8th/

Older posts «

Powered by WishList Member - Membership Software