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David Travis
Atlanta
Dave Travis - Managing Director of Leadership Network. Frequently cited source in various media outlets including - AP, WSJ, CNN, New York Times, CBS, various metro dailies and has appeared on NBC nightly news. Lives in Atlanta and Sky Valley, GA.
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1. I think it is useful for many congregations no matter their age and stage. 2. The VIPM model is a good descriptor of emphasis for each stage. While I think it's good, I might simplify it a little. You always provide quality stuff.
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(This is a repost from last year. Since I wrote this the worship pastor has retired at my parent's church. And I don't think they did the same type program. A sign of the times. But this message resonated so... Continue reading
Posted Dec 22, 2011 at Dave Travis Now
David Travis is now following The School of Life
Jun 13, 2011
I was in a twitter dialog with social media guru @MBStockdale (go ahead, take a moment and follow her) about the book titles out there. She was suggesting a new book about Duct Tape Church or Gooey Church and I... Continue reading
Posted Jun 7, 2011 at Dave Travis Now
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While others were planning on getting caught up this weekend, I spent the weekend catching up on the news after a long week in Dallas. A few stories to share: First from Chicago where Pastor Charles Jenkins of Fellowship Missionary... Continue reading
Posted May 23, 2011 at Dave Travis Now
I was down at Exponential the other week and ran onto lots of friends. They were telling me about some of their current programs and training for leaders. Additionally they shared some books and other resources they wanted me to... Continue reading
Posted May 10, 2011 at Dave Travis Now
I get asked all the time – Why Doesn’t Leadership Network do conferences anymore? Well – I point them first to our online events that allow us to reach far more people than ever before. In fact there is one... Continue reading
Posted Apr 20, 2011 at Dave Travis Now
I am discovering anew how much of Leadership is the act of managing tension. If you lead people that are leaders and not just underlings, you will always have strong views, methods, creativity and personalities that naturally create multiple tensions.... Continue reading
Posted Mar 14, 2011 at Dave Travis Now
I have been following the series with interest. I work with some European churches that have open air prayer tents with similar effects. And this article is in the same vein. http://news.bbc.co.uk/local/humberside/hi/people_and_places/religion_and_ethics/newsid_9420000/9420317.stm
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This is the final installment of my series. I have tried to cover a wide gamut of Black Americans to share some of their inspiration with you. Today’s twitter quote: Ninety-nine percent of the failures come from people who have... Continue reading
Posted Feb 28, 2011 at Dave Travis Now
This is installment 27 in the Black History Month series. This series contains inspirational quotes from Black Americans that are good for all people. While some friends will want me to use “African American History Month”, I will use the... Continue reading
Posted Feb 27, 2011 at Dave Travis Now
This is installment 26 in the Black History Month series. This series contains inspirational quotes from Black Americans that are good for all people. While some friends will want me to use “African American History Month”, I will use the... Continue reading
Posted Feb 26, 2011 at Dave Travis Now
This is installment 25 in the Black History Month series. This series contains inspirational quotes from Black Americans that are good for all people. While some friends will want me to use “African American History Month”, I will use the... Continue reading
Posted Feb 25, 2011 at Dave Travis Now
This is installment 24 in the Black History Month series. This series contains inspirational quotes from Black Americans that are good for all people. While some friends will want me to use “African American History Month”, I will use the... Continue reading
Posted Feb 24, 2011 at Dave Travis Now
This is installment 23 in the Black History Month series. This series contains inspirational quotes from Black Americans that are good for all people. While some friends will want me to use “African American History Month”, I will use the... Continue reading
Posted Feb 23, 2011 at Dave Travis Now
This is installment 22 in the Black History Month series. This series contains inspirational quotes from Black Americans that are good for all people. While some friends will want me to use “African American History Month”, I will use the... Continue reading
Posted Feb 21, 2011 at Dave Travis Now
This is installment 21 in the Black History Month series. This series contains inspirational quotes from Black Americans that are good for all people. While some friends will want me to use “African American History Month”, I will use the... Continue reading
Posted Feb 21, 2011 at Dave Travis Now
This is installment 20 in the Black History Month series. This series contains inspirational quotes from Black Americans that are good for all people. While some friends will want me to use “African American History Month”, I will use the... Continue reading
Posted Feb 19, 2011 at Dave Travis Now
This is installment 19 in the Black History Month series. This series contains inspirational quotes from Black Americans that are good for all people. While some friends will want me to use “African American History Month”, I will use the... Continue reading
Posted Feb 18, 2011 at Dave Travis Now
This is installment 18 in the Black History Month series. This series contains inspirational quotes from Black Americans that are good for all people. While some friends will want me to use “African American History Month”, I will use the... Continue reading
Posted Feb 17, 2011 at Dave Travis Now
This is installment 17 in the Black History Month series. This series contains inspirational quotes from Black Americans that are good for all people. While some friends will want me to use “African American History Month”, I will use the... Continue reading
Posted Feb 17, 2011 at Dave Travis Now
The layman droned on about his views on the shortcomings of his pastor. The leader in question was a man of close acquaintance, a person I had spent multiple hours with over the last 15 years. Like most leaders the... Continue reading
Posted Feb 16, 2011 at Dave Travis Now
This is installment 16 in the Black History Month series. This series contains inspirational quotes from Black Americans that are good for all people. While some friends will want me to use “African American History Month”, I will use the... Continue reading
Posted Feb 16, 2011 at Dave Travis Now
This is installment 15 in the Black History Month series. This series contains inspirational quotes from Black Americans that are good for all people. While some friends will want me to use “African American History Month”, I will use the... Continue reading
Posted Feb 15, 2011 at Dave Travis Now
This is installment 14 in the Black History Month series. This series contains inspirational quotes from Black Americans that are good for all people. While some friends will want me to use “African American History Month”, I will use the... Continue reading
Posted Feb 14, 2011 at Dave Travis Now