Samuel Rodriquez President of National Hispanic Christian Leadership Conference Answers Leadership Questions.

Dr. Samuel Rodriguez, president of The National Hispanic Christian Leadership Conference, is a bold voice in the Christian community. Recognized by CNN as “the leader of the Hispanic Evangelical movement,” and identified by the Wall Street Journal as one of America’s seven most influential Hispanic leaders, Rev. Rodriguez is not one to back down from his calling and task. In his many roles and responsibilities, Rev. Rodriguez is considered spokesperson for the 16 million Hispanic American born again Christians. We corresponded with Rev. Rodriguez to gain inspiration and learn from his vision for leadership.

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Questions for Leaders: Sam Allen


No Other Name is a Dove Award-nominated vocal group. Comprised of brother and sister Sam and Laura Allen, and Chad Smith, the trio is recognized for their powerful message, their commitment to the Great Commission, and their focus on exalting Jesus. They minister at churches in the United States, and regularly go on overseas missions trips. We recently got together with Sam Allen and asked him a few questions about his ministry and leadership.

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Crossleadership Interviews Dr. Tony Kern On Achieving Excellence and Pursuing Perfection

Dr. Tony Kern is the CEO of Convergent Performance and former USAF Lieutenant Colonel. Dr. Kern is one of the world’s leading authorities on human performance and applied human factors, having authored seven books on the subject. In 2000, Dr. Kern retired from the U.S. Air Force as a Command Pilot and Flight Examiner on the B-1B bomber, and then as the Director of Military History. After his retirement, he became National Aviation Director for the U.S. Forest Service, overseeing the largest non-military aviation program in the nation. Dr. Kern now leads Convergent Performance, a consulting firm dedicated to reducing human error in high risk environments.

Crossleadership Interviews Mark Batterson On His New Book The Circle Maker

Mark Batterson is the pastor of National Community Church, a multisite church in Washington D.C. Mark has been a church planting pastor since 1994. He and his wife Lora have three children—Parker, Summer, and Josiah. Batterson is the author of five books, including his most recent one, the Circle Maker. Batterson went to the University of Chicago on a basketball scholarship, majoring in pre-law. His life was drastically turned around when God called him to full-time ministry. His ministry in D.C. began as an inter-city ministry, and God has prospered it to grow into a six-location church with a thriving network of local and international ministries. They even manage the biggest coffee shop on Capitol Hill. Batterson’s ministry is all but conventional. Besides the fact that he doesn’t wear suits when he preaches, several of the church sites actually meet in movie theaters.

Crossleadership Interviews Tim Challies on Technology, Blogging, Relevance and Staying Grounded in the Word.

Tim Challies is synonymous with blogging. With a record of non-stop blogging for the last 2, 960 days, Tim has been at the forefront of reformed evangelical circles, inspiring and educating believers to pursue a life of a focused relationship with Jesus Christ. Tim is the Author of multiple books such as, The Discipline of Spiritual Discernment and his most recent work, The Next Story: Life And Faith After The Digital Explosion. Tim also pioneered the highly popular Christian book review site, The Discerning Reader. In this interview with Crossleadership Tim Challies talks about Technology, its influence on the church as well as staying grounded in a social platform with a readership of hundreds of thousands of believers. Visit Tim Challies or The Discerning Reader for a closer look at his ministry.

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Watch Trevin Wax Discuss Counterfeit Gospels, Biblical-Relevance and The True God Of Love

Crossleadership had the great privilege to interview top Christian blogger, Trevin Wax. Trevin’s blog is a source of information, encouragement, and insight for thousands of believers and church leaders. Trevin is an editor at LifeWay Christian Resources, where he oversees the development of a small group curriculum. Trevin has authored Holy Subversion: Allegiance to Christ in an Age of Rivals, as well as his latest book, Counterfeit Gospels:  Rediscovering the Good News in a World of False Hope. In this interview Trevin discusses biblical relevance, authentic Christianity and Christ-centered leadership. You can visit his website at and buy his book here.

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Crossleadership Interviews Bestselling Author and Theologian Randy Alcorn on Relevant Matters Facing the Church.

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I had the great privilege of interviewing Randy Alcorn as my first guest on Crossleadership. In this compelling two-part  interview, Randy discusses various topics ranging from his bestselling books such as Heaven, The Grace and Truth Paradox, and Managing God’s Money, to hard-hitting subjects such as abortion. We also focused on his newest book, Courageous, a novelization of the movie Courageous produced by the makers of Facing the Giants and Fireproof. Randy gives us a glimpse into his solid Biblical outlook by answering relevant questions facing the the church today.

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