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Next Up Podcast The Next Up Podcast is a monthly podcast hosted by Jonathan Pearson and Dustin Bates. Each month we discuss topics and ideas that are important for young leaders that want to shift […]



The Gospel spreads through the spoken word. I love the chance to speak in churches, universities, high schools, and anywhere else I can be useful. I hope the videos below encourage and challenge you.

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3 Practical Ways For Young Leaders to Grow

As a young leader, the best thing we can do is grow. Sure, we can lead well now and do great things while we’re young, but wer’re still growing. In fact, for experienced leaders, the […]

To Be Like A Child

And calling to him a child, he put him in the midst of them and said, “Truly, I say to you, unless you turn and become like children, you will never enter the kingdom of […]

2 Ways to Make Evernote More Secure

In the days of stolen credit card numbers and online hacks, security is a priority in our lives. That’s another reason I love Evernote… for their security (you can see a security overview for them […]

Next Up Podcast: How to Influence People

Leaders are influencers. If you’re not impacting people as a leader, you aren’t really leading. The world needs world changers. In this episode, Jonathan Pearson and Dustin Bates discuss 3 things we have to do to […]

Look! It’s Right In Front Of You

The LORD God made all sorts of trees grow up from the ground—trees that were beautiful and that produced delicious fruit. In the middle of the garden he placed the tree of life and the […]

Bringing Honor Back

Honor is a lost art in our society today. We’ve sacrificed honoring others and honoring our authorities on the altar of “fighting for what I believe in.” In Next Up, I talk a good bit […]