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  • Goal-Setting and Develop.Me

    Central Teams

    When we think of goals, we usually start at the end. We envision ourselves crossing the finishing line at the marathon, walking across the stage at graduation, or reaping the benefits of a completed project. But the real work of reaching a goal starts at the beginning—when you create the more

  • The Develop.Me Rating Scale

    Central Teams

    At, we place a heavy emphasis on cultivating positive personal relationships, especially between Team Leaders and Team Members. We use Develop.Me to help promote growth and collaboration. Team Leaders use a Sliding Scale and Rating System when evaluating each staff member. more

  • Good Social Media or a Prideful Heart?


    We know God opposes the proud. But some forms of social media seem to have redefined what pride is and what it’s not. For example: Imagine if I stood before our church and repeated things I had heard others say: “Joe Smith said, ‘Pastor Craig, you are the best preacher ever! Your sermons more

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