Videos

Five-Minute Leadership with Steve Murrell

Setting the Table

Five-Minute Leadership: Episode 76 #5MinuteLeadership Steve Murrell goes over the principle of "putting the salt shaker back in the center of the table" and reminds us that, to solve our leadership shortages, we must do the work of putting our values and...

Private Service

Five-Minute Leadership: Episode 75 #5MinuteLeadership Do you only take the chance to serve people when others are watching? Steve Murrell discusses how serving others in private is vital to our discipleship walk as leaders and a key habit to sustaining...

Personal Devotion

Five-Minute Leadership: Episode 74 If we want a sustainable ministry, we much be attentive to what God is saying for us individually. Steve Murrell talks about the key habit of devotion to God’s Word and its role in being a...

Public Worship

Five-Minute Leadership: Episode 73 Participating in public worship with God as the audience will help sustain your ministry. Steve Murrell talks about the impact of rightly seeing the church service as a "theater of worship." #5MinuteLeadership

Reflections on Communion

Five-Minute Leadership: Episode 72 #5MinuteLeadership Steve Murrell reflects on our communion moment at the Every Nation 2019 Go Conference and challenges us to think: how can we celebrate this sacrament to honor God and allow our congregation to...

Habits that Sustain Ministry

Leaders must recognize that what they've been given to lead has been built on the work of others. Steve Murrell talks about how honoring history can strengthen us as leaders. #5MinuteLeadership

Walk Worthy of the Calling

A divine calling must be paired with a developed character. Steve Murrell talks about how to walk worthy of God’s calling on our lives....

Mountain Climbing Faith

How do you respond when your faith is tested? Steve Murrell discusses how mountain-moving faith becomes mountain-climbing faith. #5MinuteLeadership

Credit Where Credit is Due

Giving credit grows the leadership pool. Steve Murrell talks about the dangers of leaders receiving "over-honor" and not giving God the glory. #5MinuteLeadership

The Multiplication Challenge

Chapter 5

Will leaders grow organically? When the number of disciples exploded beyond what their leaders could handle, Steve and his team at Victory in Manila examined their processes to figure out how to fix the gap. Chapter 5 unveils the four leadership...

Chapter 4

Should leaders stop growing? Leaders are often tempted to focus on excelling in skill or exceeding their peers in title, or even to believe that they can outgrow the need to grow. After developing many leaders and learning through tough lessons in his own...

Chapter 3

Can leaders be listeners? The widely accepted image of a leader is one who talks, directs, and runs the program. But in Chapter 3, Steve and William express why leaders must become good at accepting the thoughts we don't come up with—i.e. listening. Who...

Chapter 2

Is leadership plural? Success can bring new problems with it. Many of us are aware that growth brings new weight, responsibilities, and the need for more leaders. Chapter 2 shares insights into becoming the leader you need to be, and training up the...

Chapter 1

Steve and William Murrell sat down with leaders of different ages and spheres of influence to talk about leadership and leadership development. These conversations were guided by the Introduction and first five chapters of their co-written leadership...

Introduction

Do numbers matter? Steve Murrell learned a lesson about chasing the wrong numbers and sliding towards the wrong definitions of success early on as a church planter. As your church, organization, or company grows, “we’re all going to count something.” But...