Jason Render: Having Tough Conversations

Today Jason Render speaks to us about an issue of formation & skill, that of having tough conversations. Some key points from this clip include: Are we doing this in love? 1 Corinthians 13:1-3 A lack of love will shout louder than our “rightness”. Being right is not enough. We can hurt people with our rightness. Asking ourselves: am I friend to their feelings, […]

Trevor Coleman: 3 Ways of Living That Create Greater Belonging

In today’s 3min clip, Trevor Coleman chats to us about 3 ways of living that can help us create a great sense of belonging for those who we engage with, especially around the time of Easter. Hebrews 13 shows us 3 public expressions of living as followers of Christ and 5 private disciplines to shape […]

Byron Chicken: Increasingly Rare Quality of Sincerity

“To be sincere is to be real, genuine. It is the absence of pretence, deceit, or hypocrisy.” Today, Byron Chicken talks to us about the Increasingly Rare Quality of Sincerity. He says: Sincerity feels in such short supply in our world. Sincerity is when someone feels that we’re real, honest and authentic in our interactions […]

Sean Phillipps: Empowering Leaders vs Instructing Followers

Today, Sean Phillips chats to us about develop leaders, reminding us that leaders are not developed by giving tasks but by giving ownership. Here are some other key points from the talk: Learn how to equip and empower people further down Equip. Empower. Engage   Equip: Exodus 18:20: Teach them his decrees and instructions, and show […]

Trevor Coleman: Live-Giving Services

It was so edifying and challenging to hear this talk from Trevor Coleman at our Regionals this week. Have a look here to watch it:    

Byron Chicken: Rebuilding

We so loved hearing this talk from Byron Chicken at our Regionals over the last two weeks. some key notes include these key questions: Is there a holy discontent? Our leadership is simply a discharge of the burden we have received from heaven They said to me, “Things are not going well for those who […]

Jason Render: Standing Back-to-Back

Today, Jason shares with us the value and importance of being vulnerable with each other. Some key notes and scriptures from this 3min clip: A person standing alone can be attacked and defeated, but two can stand back-to-back and conquer. Three are even better, for a triple-braided cord is not easily broken. – Ecclesiastes 4:12 […]

Trevor Coleman: Rest

Today, Trevor continues to speak to us on the theme of Highly Skilled, Deeply Formed sharing an acrostic for REST. Here are some key ideas from the 3min clip: Insecurities derail us. They prevent us from teaching what God calls us to teach and leading the way we should lead. Insecurities make us less effective. […]

Byron Chicken: Highly Skilled, Deeply Formed

As we move into the new year we launch a new series of 3min clips! Byron Chicken, the National Leader of the AOG Group, shares with us the thinking behind this new theme: Highly Skilled, Deeply Formed. You can view the video Here.  

Cultures of Generosity | Andre Olivier | Part 2

Byron Chicken sits down with Andre Oliver, Senior Pastor of Rivers Church, South Africa, to talk through the concept and cultures of Generosity. This is the second of two sessions with Ps Andre.