Do you have a “no-man” on your team?

Can you pinpoint the tactical leader on your team? Dr. Bob Whitesel discusses how this type of leader results in a more balanced team.
  Bob Whitesel

I call it heresy

What is this heresy and what can we do about it?
  John B. MacDonald

7 ways to deal with gnats in ministry

All who serve in vocational ministry know about gnats. They come with the call.
  Thom Rainer

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.
  Ronald Keener

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.
  Bob Whitesel

4 ways to excel

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

Who should be involved in ministry decisions?

Hesitant to involve your staff and volunteers in decisions? You may want to rethink that position.

King Jehoshaphat & 3 examples of godly leadership

Consider this the next time you’re making decisions as a leader.
  Matthew Fretwell

7 steps to take if the cartel and bullies run you out of the church

Are you a victim of bullying within the church walls? Here's how to recover.
  Thom Rainer

What keeps you from quitting?

There has to be something deeper that drives you to keep going.

Book review: The 4 Dimensions of Extraordinary Leadership

This book directly ties leadership skills to the greatest commandment as explained by Jesus.
  Jeff Klick

10 ways to respond to gossip about your leaders

It’s out of style in today’s world, but in the value system of God, church leaders are to be held in high honor.
  Brian Thorstad

I am a quitter

Reevaluate your desire to quit. How does it compare to Peter and John in Acts 4?

12 key reasons for staff conflict

Conflict is certainly not unique with church staff. But among the several reasons for staff conflict, there are some that seem to be more pervasive with these relationships than others.
  Thom Rainer

Will I be honest regardless of the consequences?

Ponder how you would handle these tough life scenarios.

3 more ways to respond when you care less

As the work of the church plays out on a daily basis, behind the scenes are hurt leaders who are forced to move on because they don’t have the time, energy, resources, or leadership to simply stop and process it all.
  Christopher Harris

5 signs you're a leader who talks too much

Nobody likes to talk to others who monopolize conversations and drone on about themselves.
  Charles Stone

3 mistakes battered pastors make

Everyone gets beat happens.

What to do about that church parking lot meeting

Has there been a parking lot meeting at your church lately?
  Margaret Marcuson

Is your ministry proactive or reactive?

Popular wisdom says that we should not wait until circumstances call for a response.
  Allen Hamlin

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Exactly how to wait on the Lord
Do you wonder what God is doing, or why He’s not answering your prayers?
4 ways to overcome leadership development and discipleship challenges
We asked Christian leaders to describe the top leadership skill they’d like to personally ...
You will keep in perfect peace those whose minds are steadfast, because they trust in you.
Isaiah 26:3 (NIV)
Mike Bonem

Mike Bonem is an author, consultant, speaker, church leader, businessperson, husband and father. He loves ...

Bud Brown

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