Focus Days

2013 The Nines Conference


In this 2-minute session from the 2013 The Nines Conference by Leadership Network, Dale Burke talks about the focus days he organizes for staff to pray and think about their ministries. Dale Burke is Lead Pastor of Seacoast Community Church in Encinitas, California and the Founder of Leverage Leadership. 


Which of Dale’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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Once every 8–10 weeks, Dale gathers his staff for training and then sends them off to pray about their ministries without distraction. He said they come back refreshed and get more done on less time every day in between. Consider how focus days might benefit your ministries. 


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