The Author

Dave Harvey (DMin, Westminster Theological Seminary) is the president of Great Commission Collective, a church planting ministry in the U.S., Canada, and abroad. Dave pastored for 33 years, founded, and travels widely across networks and denominations as a popular conference speaker. He is the author of When Sinners Say “I Do”Am I Called?Rescuing Ambition, and co-author of Letting GoRugged Love for Wayward Souls. His upcoming release is titled I Still Do: Growing Closer and Stronger Through Life’s Defining Moments. Dave and his wife, Kimm, have four kids and four grandchildren and live in southwest Florida. Visit, and you can follow his work on Facebook and Twitter.

Why You Can’t Always Get Closure In Ministry

It hurts when people leave the church. In this video, Dave Harvey gives advice to pastors who find themselves in this situation.

What Stands in the Way of Christian Leadership

In this video, Dave Harvey reflects on a classic quotation

4 Ways Elders Should Seek Accountability

We often think what’s ‘best’ in church polity is