Searching for perfect in the workplace

Is that realistic? How many people love everything about their job?
June 01, 2017   Bob Russell

We trust that graduates learn one lesson: life has consequences

There’s an adage, often used in statecraft that actions have consequences. This is what happened to a pregnant 18-year-old girl, in Hagerstown, Md.
May 31, 2017   Ronald Keener

One word that will focus your ministry

As church leaders, we often hear many good ideas to further the mission of the church. The trick is determining which ideas are the best.
May 25, 2017   Mark Lenz

4 more reasons your job matters to God

We are created in the image of God. And God works! The Lord designed us also to be productive.
May 17, 2017   Bob Russell

4 reasons to talk about leadership transitions

Leadership transitions are a big deal for a church.
May 15, 2017   Mike Bonem

3 perils of modern leadership

Leadership is an interdependent mixture of intuition, experience, and inspiration. When it comes to modern leadership, here are some obstacles that get in the way.
May 11, 2017   Bob Whitesel

4 ways to excel

When it comes to excelling in ministry and life, keep these in mind.
May 08, 2017   Jeff Klick

11 reasons churches lose momentum and decline

So, what should a leader of a declining church do to assess a ministry’s current reality?
May 03, 2017   Richard Frazer

10 ways pastors can be great bosses

Just as there can be bad pastor-bosses, there are example of great pastor-bosses.
April 26, 2017   Thom Rainer

Visioning: You may lead, but is anyone following?

Not everyone carries the same vision for the church that you do.
April 25, 2017   Ronald Keener

Thinking and acting strategically

If you ask a second chair leader what he or she “does,” you may hear a long list of tasks. But what if you ask about their greatest contribution to the organization?
April 24, 2017   Mike Bonem

9 traits of excellent church leaders

When teaching church leadership, there are specific qualities in leaders which should exist or be formulated.
April 23, 2017   Matthew Fretwell

3 steps to motivate people to action

Excellent communication is a highly desired talent in the American church. Most pastors seek to be great communicators yet unfortunately, many pulpits are void of compelling and effective communication.
April 20, 2017   Mark Lenz

Exploring the newness people crave

People usually sense a need for change immediately prior to the point of spiritual transformation. If God intends spiritual reconnection to be a reaction to crises, then how do we help people in the midst of crisis?
April 17, 2017   Bob Whitesel

Why I don't have a problem with segregated worship services, if reconciliation takes place at 11:30

It has been said that “10:30 on Sunday morning is the most segregated time of the week.” I don’t have a problem with that if 11:30 is the most integrated time.
April 10, 2017   Bob Whitesel

10 ways to be a better supervisor

Are you struggling with a challenging employee? Are you looking for a new employee?
April 06, 2017   Margaret Marcuson

Spiritual transformation is pivotal in ministry balance

Transformation is not an optional prescription for the church, but pivotal upon which God intends the other ministry aspects to be built and balanced.
April 03, 2017   Bob Whitesel

Become a process-oriented problem solver

When it comes to teaching, sharing isolated truth can be confusing—even injurious—to the body of Christ.
March 24, 2017   Rob Streetman

George Hunter clarifies the church’s main business

What is the driving purpose of the church?
March 17, 2017   Ronald Keener

4 foundational scriptures for doing life together

It is vital for Christ-followers to do life together.
March 15, 2017   Mark Lenz

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