This book is a gem. So easy to read or listen to, so full of wisdom and encouragement, laced with spiritual gold through and through. Mike Slaughter is pastor of Ginghamsburg Church, the fourth largest United Methodist congregation in the United States. In Dare To Dream: Creating A God-sized Mission Statement For Your Life he shares from all he has learned in over 30 years fostering hos congregation and advancing the kingdom of God. Mike is an excellent communicator and has clearly spent many years incubating and refining lessons God has taught him in the arena of visionary leadership, with a healthy emphasis on the dynamic role of the Holy Spirit in leading and empowering us to do what God created us to do.