On the Fly

2013 The Nines Conference


In this 2-minute session from the 2013 The Nines Conference by Leadership Network, Kevin Harney shares how a chaotic approach to ministry early on in the life of his church did not work longterm. Kevin Harney is Lead Pastor of Shoreline Community Church in Monterey, California. He is also an international speaker and the author of several books including Empowered by His Presence and Reckless Faith. 


Which of Kevin’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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Kevin said that when his church was a new plant, chaos and “fly by the seat of your pants” worked for a while. But as the church grew, they needed more structure and longterm planning. Consider how more advance planning and direction might benefit your church. 


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