3 Growth Stunting Mistakes to Avoid

Do you remember a time when Microsoft, NOT Apple ruled the computer and consumer electronics world?  If you don’t, you must have been born after 1995 🙂 because in the 80s and 90s, Microsoft was THAT ruler.

Unknown-1However, Apple eventually caught Microsoft and well surpassed it.  Why? Because of these 3 mistakes that stunted their growth.

Microsoft basked on the good old days rather than working on new products, they executed poorly and squashed innovation and creativeness.  And if you aren’t careful, you can fall into this trap as well.

Discover how you avoid these 3 costly growth stunting mistakes in your ministry by watching the video:

[youtube width=”600″ height=”400″]https://youtu.be/l-lNFdza51A[/youtube]

What do you think? What are some other growth stunters that you have seen or experienced in ministry? Share below or on social media with the hashtag #ymsidekick. 

Make sure you sign up for the Sidekick Scoop below to stay current on all other great Student and Family Ministry as well as Church Communication and Social Media content and trends.

Sign up for the Sidekick Scoop Newsletter to stay up to date on all the latest Ministry trends and Content!


Tom Pounder

A father of 4, Tom is the Online Campus Pastor as well as Social Media Director at New Life Christian Church in Chantilly, VA. He blogs, vlogs, periscopes and podcasts regularly about student and online ministry stuff. Check out his work at YMSidekick.com and on iTunes (search YMSidekick).

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *