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Why Do We Measure So Much? – part 2

I recently did six blog posts about our dashboard (one page summaries measuring various parts of our ministry). That raises some questions - such as: why do [...]
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Why Do We Measure So Much?

The question is - why do we do that? Why do we measure so much? Is it healthy to pay that much attention to numbers? There are six reasons we measure so [...]
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Measuring What Counts – Part 6

This is the final post of our dashboards from April through June of 2015. If you're interested in catching up on the other parts, you can find them [...]
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Measuring What Counts – Part 5

Here is our dashboard at Northridge Church for Community Groups. Take a look. This is a dashboard (one-page summary) comparing Spring of 2015 with Spring [...]
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Measuring What Counts – Part 4

I am running a series of our recent quarterly "Dashboards." Dashboards are one-page summaries that give us an idea of where things are and where they were one [...]
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Measuring What Counts – Part 3

This is part 3 in a series on our quarterly dashboards at our church. Dashboards are one-page summaries that give us a specific glimpse of where things are and [...]
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Measuring What Counts – Part 2

This is part 2 of a series for those who love numbers and want an "under the hood" look at some of our "dashboards" (one page summaries that help us know where [...]
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Measuring What Counts – Part 1

We run a lot of "dashboards" around here. A "dashboard" is a one-page picture of a particular area of your church. We have a lot of dashboards we look at each [...]
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Nails on a Chalkboard

Have you ever heard a statements like these: "It's not bad for a Christian movie." or "It's not bad for a Christian band." Phrases like that are like [...]