Lead Pastor

2014 The Nines Conference


In this 23-minute session from the 2014 The Nines Conference, Leadership Network CEO Dave Travis interviews pastor Matt Chandler about his story, church health, leadership, and more. Dave Travis is Chief Executive Officer and Chief Encouragement Officer at Leadership Network. Matt Chandler serves as Lead Pastor of Teaching at The Village Church in the Dallas-Fort Worth area. Under his leadership the church has grown from 160 to over 11,000 members across five campuses. 


Which of Matt’s points did you find most impactful? Why?
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What did the Lord reveal to you through this message? Did you gain a specific insight into your life or ministry? What challenged you?
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How were you encouraged through this message? How can you use what you’ve learned to encourage someone else—in your personal life, at work, or at church—and equip them as a disciple of Christ?
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How, practically, can you implement what you heard from this message in your life and/or ministry today? What will you do differently this week because of what you’ve just heard?
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Matt said that church heath is impossible without godly leaders. May we pursue godliness and humility more than anything else and continually check ourselves and our teams for pride and entitlement.  


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