Why you lost your pastor . . . again

Here are four possible reasons your leadership didn't stick around.
July 29, 2017   Phillip Foster

What is an emerging adult?

A new human life phase is beneficial to both Millennials and the rest of us.
July 28, 2017   Dr. Boyd

Book review: Sticky Leaders

Reviewing Sticky Leaders, by Pastor Larry Osborne was a joy because the insights in this book are inspiring, important, and easy to understand. As a church consultant, I’ve read many wonderful books on church leadership, and Sticky Leaders does not disappoint. I highly recommend you read it. Here are four ...
July 28, 2017  

Serial comma is preferable for clarity

You can tell you are in the presence of grammar nerds when the phrase “Oxford comma” can touch off long-winded discussions.
July 28, 2017   Ken Walker

Is your leadership relevant or irrelevant?

Discover these ways to be relevant and irrelevant in your leadership. Where do you land?
July 22, 2017   Paul Greasley

3 morning habits guaranteed to boost brain power

Unfortunately, just as we can't avoid death and taxes, we can't avoid how aging affects our brains.
July 21, 2017   Charles Stone

8 signs your church may be closing soon

We call it the death spiral. By the time I am contacted about a serious problem in a church, it is often too late.
July 20, 2017   Thom Rainer

Book review: The Map Maker

This book will encourage, equip, transform and edify all who read it.
July 20, 2017   Kim Niles

Calling Steve Jobs: “I can’t figure out this smartphone”

You have to admit that the smartphone you carry everywhere affects mind and body as well as moral and ethical considerations of us all.
July 19, 2017   Ronald Keener

5 discipleship attributes

How can you recognize a disciple of Jesus Christ?
July 17, 2017   John B. MacDonald

What do we do with painful stories?

“Sometimes the story God writes is not fun," says Jeff Vines. How do we continue to let God write our story when life hurts?
July 17, 2017  

If Jesus were your pastor

If Jesus were a new pastor candidate, many congregations might hesitate hiring Him.
July 15, 2017   Jim Farrer

Shame and religion's role

The very force that should give life, often kills someone's soul.
July 14, 2017   Dave Blundell

Warming up for leadership

Do you need to do some “stretching” before you lead? It might save you from being sidelined with some troubling injuries.
July 14, 2017   Mike Bonem

A leader's call to prayer

It’s time for all pastors and church leaders to cry out to God with a sense of desperation.
July 12, 2017   Bob Russell

Excessive jail sentences for Iranian Christians

Pastor Yousef Nadarkhani, Mohammadreza Omidi, Yasser Mossayebzadeh and Saheb Fadaie, have been sentenced to 10 years in prison each for “acting against national security.”
July 11, 2017  

8 major changes in churches the past 10 years

Change or die. Such has been the reality of too many congregations.
July 08, 2017   Thom Rainer

2 more perils of the internal candidate

This may not solve all of our internal candidacy problems, but God will be glorified if it prevents some of them.
July 07, 2017   Brian Thorstad

8 tips for developing your workplace culture

These important qualities define organizations with a strong culture.
July 05, 2017   Fred Noble

7 personality types of sick churches

Sick churches become dying churches. Dying churches become closed churches.
July 04, 2017   Thom Rainer

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Recognizing changing seasons of leadership
Could the seasons have changed in your leadership career without you noticing?
8 signs you may be an anxious leader
When a leader leads as an anxious leader, he stifles his leadership effectiveness. So, what ...
And it is my prayer that your love may abound more and more, with knowledge and all discernment, so that you may approve what is excellent, and so be pure and blameless for the day of Christ.
Philippians 1:9-10 (ESV)
Bud Brown

An experienced ministry leader, writer and educator, Bud Brown is co-founder of Turnaround Pastors and ...

Greg Atkinson

Greg Atkinson is the Founder of Worship Impressions and Executive Director of ExPastors.com. Greg ...