Develop and Delegate

2013 The Nines Conference


In this 4-minute session from the 2013 The Nines Conference by Leadership Network, Derwin Gray shares how he and his team are developing leaders to lighten their loads. Derwin Gray is Founding and Lead Pastor at Transformation Church, a multi-site, multi-ethnic church in the Charlotte, North Carolina area. He is also the author of several books including The High Definition Leader and Crazy Grace.  


Which of Derwin’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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Derwin and his team realized they needed to give away some of their responsibilities to faithful and capable leaders. They developed a directional team and can now focus more on the big picture. Consider if you might be stretched thin and how you can develop more leaders in your church.


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