Hear What Our Participants Have Said

Over the past ten years, CRM has coached strategic leaders from more than 5,000 churches and 40 denominations through the Focusing Leaders Network, and many more through the Focused Living process.

Here are the reflections of some of the participants.

“The Focusing Leaders Network has really made a difference in implementing my philosophy of ministry. It helped me think through how to apply it and has made it much more concrete.” – A pastor

“This process let me see more clearly where God is leading me.” – A church leader

“The network made a big difference in my life. God used it to give me focus and learn how to lead the congregation.” -A pastor

“This is the structure that I need for mentoring leaders.” – A ministry leader

“On the first day of the network, I didn’t have a clue what it was all about. Now I know the value of it, and all of our leaders need it.” – A mission leader

“Every network meeting is like a personal encounter with God.” – A pastor

“I unreservedly recommend CRM to leaders who want help in developing leaders.” – Dr J. Robert Clinton, Fuller Seminary

“Focusing Leaders is best mentoring curriculum I have ever come across.” – A pastor

“Normally, I have about one significant insight every 6 months. But every time I meet with my CRMS coach, God teaches me something new.” – A seminary professor

“CRMS has been a tremendous help in my growth as a pastor.” – A pastor

“CRM offers both the resources and the relationships to empower leaders for greater growth and impact.” – Dr J. Robert Clinton, Fuller Seminary

“CRMS emphasizes mentoring the inner life….God has indeed raised up CRMS for such a vital, strategic investment.” – Rev Edmund Chan, Covenant Evangelical Free Church

“Focusing Leaders helps me to be more aware of God’s will for my life.” – A pastor

“A great spiritual experience.” – A business leader

“I learned to be more sensitive to God’s guidance for my life, ministry, and mission.” – A pastor

“Focusing Leaders not only challenged me to focus on what matters, but also helped me to discover and understand myself better in God’s purpose and calling for me.” – A business leader

“I see a real change in my life. I got a life-long grip on understanding my unique purpose (or calling) and the process of fulfilling my destiny.” – A mission leader

“An excellent way to clarify my thoughts on my personal calling.” – A church leader

“CRMS emphasizes how leaders can develop a clear sense of calling, a sound philosophy of ministry, and the necessary skills to get the job done.” – Rev Edmund Chan, Covenant Evangelical Free Church

“I knew God wanted me to mentor my staff, and Focusing Leaders is just what I was looking for.” – A mission leader

“Now I have a better understanding of where I should be heading.” – A church leader