Are you stretched beyond your preferences?

Where does the Bible say to select a church based on your preferences, asks Derwin Gray, former NFL player and founding pastor of Transformation Church.




Embracing conflict

Do you treat “conflict” as a bad word?

Take a stand at church (and keep your job!)

Leadership means you have to say things that not everyone is ready to hear.

What is essential for true leadership?

There are many ideas about how to lead. However, this is the primary one.

6 common problems with church bylaws

Some churches use bylaws well beyond their original intent.

How to inspire poor performers to hold themselves accountable

If you don’t deal directly with sub-par performance you will not maximize the value that your organization provides.

The struggle of shepherding a team

There is a lot to learn about caring for lambs on a farm, but this technique taught me more about shepherding a team.

Warning signs no leader should ignore

Here are four warning signs every leader should address when they see them.

When to break the rules

Do unnecessary rules keep you from leading well?

When does honesty become a liability?

Every day, we read about misstatements, miscues, errors in judgment, lack of candor, misinterpretations, white lies, exaggerations and spin.

Why some pastors are better leaders than others

Here’s my take on the four basic principles pastors can utilize to step up their leadership game.

The importance of love in leadership

Typically the words “leadership” and “love” are not found in the same sentence unless someone tells you “they love to do leadership.”

Learning leadership from Winston Churchill

There is much to learn from how this man approached leading through tough times.

5 reasons many pastors struggle with depression

Many pastors really do struggle with depression.

4 tactics to guard your heart

As leaders, you need to know that there is a battle going on for your credibility and character.

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