How leaders can respond to trauma

What makes something traumatic? And why is trauma a big deal?

7 ways being nice hurts your church

See if you can identify with one or more of these issues where allowing the status quo to continue is harmful.

Are you a hypofineriac?

Discover the definition of hypofineriac and whether or not you fall into this category, as Mike Breaux shares about a crossroads in our spiritual journey.




The crisis of influence

What influence has God given you? Are you ready to step out in leadership when a crisis comes?

8 ways to bust leadership discouragement

Discouragement is a universal experience for leaders. However, Nehemiah's response gives us hope.

7 common reasons pastors get cold feet

Many people have this naïve view that a pastor just has to preach and love people.

8 signs you may be an anxious leader

When a leader leads as an anxious leader, he stifles his leadership effectiveness. So, what might indicate that you are an anxious leader?

Second-guessing myself after a difficult decision

Have you ever been reluctant to make an important decision?

The oft-repeated cycle of church history

How would you define the primary purpose of the church?

I tried this low-conflict way to respond to my critic

I was shocked when I found out a colleague had criticized me behind the scenes.

How do you approach those different from you?

How could these God-discoveries shape the way you approach leading and rubbing shoulders with those around you?




6 traits of a church disrupter

He or she may not be who you expect. However, recognizing the toxic problem may lead to a faster solution.

6 leadership mistakes most pastors make

Are you making any of these church leadership mistakes? If so, you’re in good company. I’ve made them all, and you probably have too.

How to lead with confident humility

God will bring people and experiences into your life that will keep you humble.

Why it takes 5 to 7 years to become the pastor

You are ready to lead and move the church forward, but not without dealing with these obstacles.

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