Welcome!  This site is designed to help you become better acquainted with Warren Bird. See the tabs above, or see below for current and recent updates:

Twitter/Facebook. Follow me at www.twitter.com/warrenbird. My Twitter feed (duplicated on Facebook) tracks relevant research I discover or release, the gist of blogs I post, and major media that quote me (as has the Washington Post, New York Times, USA Today, Boston Globe, Atlanta Journal, Chicago Tribune, Seattle Times, Los Angeles Times, and more).

Global Megachurches. I’m likely the leading researcher of the world’s largest-attendance churches, keeping an active, sortable list at www.leadnet.org/world.

Blogs. LN-2C_PMSI am the most frequent contributor to Leadership Network’s blog.

See also my short visual narrative about high-influence pastors.

Video interviews. Many exist, to see the latest search my name on YouTube or Vimeo, or take a look at these:

Interview with Mac Lake about A Multi-Site Church Roadtrip
Heartbeat of Rising Influence Churches 

Interview with co-author Scott Thumma about The Other 80%: Turning Your Church’s Spectators into Active Participants,
see also

Podcasts. I record audios most regularly through Leadership Network. Here’s the shortcut. 

Webinars. Here’s one example, a 50-minute presentation on “Lean Staff” churches.

Please watch the brief video welcome below:  

Click the “Play” arrow to watch a brief video introduction from Warren Bird himself.


Warren Bird in Chicago interviewing Wilfredo “Choco” de Jesus just after
his church became the largest-attendance congregation in the Assemblies of God denomination (above).

Warren Bird at Saddleback interviewing Concord’s Bryan Carter and CedarCreek’s Lee Powell
for Leadership Network’s “The Nines” broadcast (below).

Warren Bird in Brisbane, Australia, interviewing Hope Centre’s Wayne Alcorn for the

Leadership Network’s global megachurch list at www.leadnet.org/world. (below)

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