10 Commandments for pastors regarding politics and social media

Something to consider before posting their political views or opinions on social media.
April 21, 2016   Thom Rainer

Demystifying the "vision thing"

It doesn’t have to be painfully confusing.
April 16, 2016   Brian Thorstad

Thinking about leadership alignment

A leadership team is well aligned when all members of the team work together to accomplish mutual objectives.
April 08, 2016   Paul Greasley

4 ways to be stupid with your smartphone

I finally bought a smart phone. Now I have to learn how to use it. More importantly, I have to learn how not to use it.
March 08, 2016   Brian Thorstad

4 elephants that can hurt your church

Exposing an elephant in the room could go a long way to resolving an issue.
March 01, 2016   Brian Thorstad

7 leadership tips I wished someone told me

Here's what I've learned as an entrepreneur—sometimes the hard way.
February 19, 2016   Matthew Fretwell

Are you saying these 7 important things about money to your church?

Even though I was uncomfortable, I learned this was an important task of pastoral leadership.
February 18, 2016   Margaret Marcuson

10 conversation starters to promote unity

It became clear that if the church is to minister effectively to an increasingly diversified, polarized nation, it will require authentic and deliberate conversations.
February 16, 2016   Parnell Lovelace, Jr.

3 healthy boundaries every leader needs with critics

We need feedback, and how we respond determines how well the feedback helps us.
February 15, 2016   Charles Stone

4 strategies to help leaders develop critical thinking skills

Are you a critical thinker? Think about it. Leaders need to cultivate and practice critical thinking skills.
February 02, 2016   Paul Greasley

4 traps of ingrown churches

Slowly over time most churches grow primarily inward in their focus, rather than focusing outward to meet the needs of those outside the church.
January 28, 2016   Bob Whitesel

7 reasons why church people criticize pastors

If you serve in a church, criticism comes with the territory.
January 25, 2016   Charles Stone

Why every pastor needs a therapist

A pastor must be very wise in choosing a confidant.
January 23, 2016   Mark Lenz

How Gen X could save the church

We can save the church. But what does that really mean?
January 21, 2016   Dr. Boyd

Are you preaching exclusively for baby boomers?

Here are six questions to ask yourself each Sunday that will positively engage all generations.
January 02, 2016   Dr. Boyd

Church: the best of times and the worst of times

Let’s reflect on some of the things we’ve all been observing over the last few years...the good and the potentially bad.
December 31, 2015  

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Oh give thanks to the Lord; call upon his name; make known his deeds among the peoples!
1 Chronicles 16:8 (ESV)
Scott Couchenour

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Brandon Cox

Brandon Cox has been a pastor for twenty years in churches of every size and context. After ...