Photo Essay: Baptisms, Star Wars, and New Staff

I am a grace addict.  My heart beats faster and my spirit soars every time someone at Life Church discovers new life in Christ!  We really will do anything short of sin to reach more people far from God. It was a privilege and honor being part of baptisms this past weekend.  Every story was […]

Life Church Michigan in the news: Church Security Plans

Mid-Michigan’s NBC & FOX News affiliates recently covered our church’s pro-active security plan roll-out. I am thankful for the positive news coverage — below is their reporting. SAGINAW COUNTY, Mich. — Local churches have taken big steps to keep their members safe, following the recent mass shooting at First Baptist Church in Sutherland Springs. One […]


I’m a big believer in leveraging all media by all means to reach all people for the gospel. There’s just one thing that drives me crazy… Cheesy Christian Media. Let’s be honest: if Christians excel in one area of media, it’s the cheese. We try to clumsily lump theological doctrine into 30 second church ads […]

How to Quickly Reach People Far From God

Making a Holy Shift in Church Leadership

I’m not concerned about being criticized for taking risks to reach people far from God.  I’m concerned about not being criticized. Recently I was invited to teach a breakout session at a conference in Chicago based on my book, Holy Shift.  The topic was so popular among church leaders that we ran out of seats! […]

I Boldly Prayed for THIS and was Blown Away By A Bigger Surprise

The church I have the privilege of leading and loving is growing fast.  Exactly three years ago this week, we saw 64 people on a Sunday morning.  Jump ahead to this past Sunday and our crowd is up by 863%!  This is our “new normal” — God is moving incredibly and our team is just […]

Perry Noble Leadership Event at Life Church Michigan

Exclusive HD Video of Perry Noble Teaching & Live Q&A

My passion in life is to reach the lost at any cost.  I really believe that is the mission of Jesus and the heart of God for our generation.  I’m a Grace Addict: seeing people far from God discover new life in Christ through the local church gets my pulse racing! This is why I […]

Perry Noble is coming to Life Church Michigan

Free seats going fast

Perry Noble will be LIVE at Life Church Saginaw AND Life Church Midland in 2 weeks!  If you’ve never seen Perry live, get ready for a morning of fun, laughs, and powerful truths! You’re invited to join us at one of our 3 identical modern worship experiences on Sun, Sep 24th.  Free seats are going […]

How to Create a Winning Leadership Culture

You can Create a Winning Culture either by Default or Design

Leaders set the bar and guard the bar.  Everything rises or falls on leaders.  Walt Disney once said that the leader can create a culture by DESIGN or DEFAULT.  Design is intentional and has to be constantly fought for (i.e. the culture of Disney World attracts people).  If your culture is not being taught, modeled […]