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The Seedling

Get the clarity, confidence, and tools you need to mobilize your church or business from community leader Nathan Ivey.

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Eliminate Unemployment within Your Church and Community, Once and for All

By tapping into the business expertise of your church community, you can enable individuals to get access to jobs like they never could before.

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What If You Are Not Too Late? But Right on Time? COVID Response

Sometimes you think you’re late, but it turns out you are right on time.  And the further we get into the pandemic - the more on time I feel.  The more ready I am to really respond.

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7 Reasons to Study Your Community

God is already at work in your community. Your task is to find out where you can enter the picture.

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Build Community Partnerships You Can Be Proud Of

If you build authentic relationships with people and organizations, based on mutual trust and concern, then you will see an unprecedented willingness to collaborate.  You will benefit from fresh expertise, and flourish like never before.

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Clinging to Illusions

I’ve learned that loving a community well is not about your preference. The hard truth is that it’s really not about you. It’s about your neighborhood. What are their needs? What would they find compelling?

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Learning to Dream Again

Sometimes faith leaders fall into believing that there’s nothing compelling left to build, especially in our neighborhoods. All I’m saying is that the invitation to reach your community isn’t beyond you.

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