When we choose to get on “God’s Path,” we also get “God’s Providence.” The word, “providence” means “to see ahead of time.” Our Lord sees ahead of time and leads the right people across our path at “the right time” in order to help fulfill our divine destiny upon...read more
As leaders, we usually think of and dream of personal goals for our future. Our personal goals, as we view them, are usually within our reach if just work hard enough. However, when we become Great Commission Visionaries, we have entered into an arena, where...read more
We are living in era where we should be challenged to move from production to reproduction; from activity to accomplishment. When one strives to network with others, it is critically important to understand networking mathematics. I contend that “one plus one does...read more
It is possible to have teamwork and not have a network. But, it is not possible to have a network without teamwork. Let me explain. When two separate teams from two different organization go out into the game of life, their goal is to defeat their opponents. If they...read more
I have heard often leaders use the terms “networking” and “partnership” in the context of meaning the same outcomes. Yet, this is not the case in business, organizations or ministries. It is my conviction that partnerships, if they develop at all, come after the...read more
Welcome! In 2004, during an executive planning meeting, a fellow leader asked me, “If one word could be synonymous with your life and ministry, what word would that be?” Without hesitation, I answered “network” or “networking.” “Network” and “networking” can be...read more
Invite A Leader
Jan 6, 2013
I am fortunate to be releasing this month, How To Make Your Net Work. This networking resource contains eleven strategic steps to tying relational knots for global impact. Over the last 15 years, I have studied and applied networking throughout the body of Christ. ...read more
Sep 8, 2012
When building a network, it is important to have a balanced approach between management and leadership. It is not that one is exclusive to the other. Both dimensions are required to birth, build and broaden a vital, sustainable network. The following is for your...read more
May 28, 2012
Here are two principles to ponder and practice for networking in the global Church. First, we have to mend out nets. From time to time, we have to make time to renew ourselves and to reconnect with key people in our lives. Second, we have to measure our nets. In...read more
I am thankful to partner and minister with James Davis and the Second Billion Network. His ministry will equip you for effective, Kingdom-building leadership.
I have served on the Cutting Edge International Board of Directors for nearly twenty years. Our church has been energized and equipped through Dr. Davis’ nearly every year since the late 1980’s. Your church will be empowered as well!
Dr. Fred Luter
It is a joy to partner and minister with Dr. James O. Davis and the Billion Soul Network team. You will find, just as I have, when you choose to include Dr. Davis in your ministry plans, your life and ministry will be expanded more than you ever imagined.
We were fortunate to host the Second Billion Summit in Jakarta, Indonesia. Our pastors and leaders were challenged and committed to double the size of the Church in our nation. We are appreciative of Dr. James Davis visionary leadership and commit to help finish the Great Commission in our lifetime.
I am honored to serve on the Second Billion Global Team and believe more than one billion souls will come to Christ in this generation.
It a thrill to serve with James Davis on this global team, believing the Lord to plant churches where there have never been any churches before and to see souls saved where no souls have been saved before.
From the first time I met James Davis, I was raptured with the vision of more than one billion souls coming to Christ in my lifetime. We are honored to partner with him and his excellent team.
I have been a part of this global network since it was first announced by James Davis to more than 5,000 leaders. I am thrilled to know now that pastors in more than 140 nations are partnering together.
You’re the REAL gift to the church. I’m proud to be working with you in the vineyard, and stand in rapt amazement at your stamina, energy, and optimism for the church.
I have known Dr. James Davis for many years. The Foursquare Fellowship continues to benefit greatly through his preaching and networking ministry.
J. Don George
We have hosted James Davis’ ministry over the years at Calvary Church. I have been honored to serve on the Cutting Edge International Executive Board for more than fifteen years. You will be enriched and expanded through this ministry.
Dr. James Davis and I have been friends for more than twenty years. It am thrilled to serve with him to help double the size of the church worldwide.
We are committed to the Second Billion Network and to seeing untold millions come to Christ in our lifetime. I deeply appreciate James Davis’ servant leadership and his vision for the Body of Christ.
From the very first-time we met, I knew our relationship and partnership would have great impact in the Kingdom of God. I have been honored to partner with you for many years.
Dr. Doug Beacham
I have been with Dr. James O. Davis both overseas and in the United States. We have chosen to network and partner together for the dual purpose of equipping pastors and for the finishing of the Great Commission. We have also experienced his preaching ministry first-hand throughout the International Pentecostal Holiness Church.
Jo Anne Lyon
The Wesleyans are honored to partner with Dr. James Davis and the Billion Soul Network. His ministry is refreshing to us, as we strive to fulfill the Great Commission together.
For many years James and Sheri Davis attended James River Assembly, before moving to central Florida. It is a thrilled to see what the Lord is doing through their lives worldwide.
As we network key pastors together worldwide, we will witness greater goals being achieved than in the previous generation. In recent years, I have grown to deeply appreciate the leadership capacity of James Davis and his global team.
Rev. Dan Miller
Over the years, I have worked with Dr. James Davis overseas and have had him minister in our local church and district. Without exception, I have found his ministry and message to be on the cutting edge of where our local church is at the time and where our world is headed in the future. You will enjoy his ministry as much as we do!
When I think of Dr. James O. Davis, I think of a man of God with unusual gifts as a preacher of God’s Word. His entire life demonstrates his commitment to excellence in preaching. We have him minister at Valley Forge Christian College every year!
For more than 25 years, Dr. James Davis and I have been close friends and shared many preaching platforms together. He is truly one of the best preachers and strongest networkers in the Church today.
From the first time I heard Dr. James Davis share the Billion Soul vision, I have been committed to seeing the timespan of the Great Commission being shorten in my lifetime. Our denomination enjoys partnering in the Second Billion Network.
I am thrilled to synergize with Dr. James Davis and the Billion Soul Network for the doubling the size of the global Church.
John Ed Mathison
I am thrilled to serve on James Davis’ global networking team. His ministry brings encouragement and excellence to the Body of Christ.
Dr. Mark Williams
We have utilized the ministry of Dr. James O. Davis in our general assemblies and at our Pentecostal Theological Seminary. You and your church will be enriched through his teaching/preaching ministry. Be sure to make plans to have Dr. Davis as soon as possible!
One of the greatest untold stories in North America is the evangelism effort worldwide. The winning of one billion souls will help mobilize us to fulfill the Great Commission as fast as possible.
James Davis is a friend, fellow laborer and faithful partner. We are grateful to serve with him in seeing more than one billion people coming to Christ in the years ahead.
James O. Davis is a brilliant leader and thinker for today. He is on the cutting edge of networking leadership. It has been a joy to partner with him.
No one understands networking any better than James Davis and his ability to cast a vision broad enough for the Body of Christ to work together.
James Hudson Taylor IV
No one understands the Global Body of Christ better than James Davis. My life and ministry have been enriched over the years. I believe every pastor ought to seriously consider having Dr. Davis to minister in their church!
I thank the Lord for your partnership and friendship! It is always a joy to share conferences with you. Your ministry continues to inspire Church of the Nazarene leaders worldwide.
Rev. Barry Clardy
We continue to have Dr. James Davis minister at Princeton Pike Church of God. I have found his ministry over the years to be current and applicable to our entire congregation. I hope you will make plans to invite him soon and find out first-hand what his ministry will do for you and your church.
I have known Dr. James Davis since the early 1990s, when he was a doctoral student at Trinity Evangelical Divinity School. He has a capacity to understand the Church and to network key components.
James Davis brings to the global table the ability to have conduct leadership conversations that build synergy in the Church. Let’s win the second billion together!
We have had Dr. Davis to minister at Grace Church on several occasions and will continue to do so in the future. I recommend that you engage his ministry soon.
James Davis’ ministry brings the Body of Christ together to focus on the main elements of evangelism, discipleship and leadership.
James Davis is one of the greatest Christian networkers today. His ministry, message and methods are moving the global Church forward for Great Commission fulfillment.
I am amazed at the global growth of the Second Billion Network and count it an honor to serve as the CoChair of Culture Engagement. From the first time I heard James Davis cast the Billion Soul vision, it has been my joy to partner with him and his team.
When I think of a global connector, I think of Dr. James Davis and his incredible ministry. No one has helped to better understand the Global Church more clearly than Dr. Davis in my life. We continue to have his ministry at New Jerusalem Church and encourage you to do so as well.
I am thankful to have had the privilege of ministering at the Synergize! Pastors Conference. I believe it is possible to double the size of the church.
The Lord has equipped Dr. James Davis with the ability to network the Body of Christ. In the years ahead we will witness more churches being planted through out the world.
It is joy to serve with you in the Body of Christ. You continue to be a phenomenal blessing in the Assemblies of God and beyond.
We are grateful for James Davis visionary leadership. He not only understands networking but has paid the price both professionally and educationally to prepare himself effectively in the Church.
We are thrilled to serve with James Davis and his global team to plant churches and win souls worldwide.
For more than twenty years, we have been fortunate to have Dr. Davis to minister our congregation. As long as I am pastor of New Life Assembly we will continue to have him every year and trust you will do the same. It has been my honor to serve as Vice President of Cutting Edge International for more than fifteen years.
Since 1987, James Davis and I have been friends and have served together in many different leadership projects. It is a privilege to serve as the CoChair of East Africa and to host the upcoming Second Billion Summit.
It is thrill to serve on the Second Billion team. We are witnessing before our eyes the church being networked together to achieve a higher dimension of multiplication.
Dr. James Davis and I have been personal friends for many years. We have had minister at Liberty University on several different occasions. I look forward to seeing what the Lord will be accomplish through the Second Billion Network in the years ahead.