7 spiritual challenges for imperfect leaders

Perfection isn’t the requirement for those who wish to lead. Progress is.
  Brandon Cox

What leaders can learn from the Parable of the Talents

I want to take a look at this piece of scripture in a different light. One that leaders can learn how to lead better.
  Joseph Lalonde

How to find (and keep) your joy in ministry

If your joy in ministry depends on everything going your way, you’ll be miserable for much of your ministry.
  Rick Warren

How to think differently about the emotional impact of ministry

Few vocations rival the emotional weight those in ministry carry. This is the result of being on the front line in a broken world.
  Roy Yanke

Being honest with yourself about change

Do you embrace reality or instead avoid those transitions that get you down?
  David Bowman

Is fatigue an obstacle to opportunity?

Are you tired in your leadership role? Tim Liston, Senior Pastor of New Hope Church (Houston) challenges the way you look at those God brings across your path.
 

2 lessons learned from failure

Do you ever think about the past, maybe even more than you dream about future opportunities?
  Bob Whitesel

How to fail forward

For years I’ve pondered an interesting question. If I wrote a book called How to Fail, and it became a best-seller, would that be a good thing?
  Mark Lenz

3 weapons to battle leadership loneliness

Do you feel lonely or disengaged from time to time? The following three weapons can help you beat back the blues.
  Tom Harper

How to overcome fear

In your leadership, everything involves risk. Especially things that matter.
  Robert Netzly

How leaders can respond to trauma

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

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.
 

What to do about the end-of-year financial crunch

It’s easy for church leaders to get anxious about money at the end of the year.
  Margaret Marcuson

How your church should prepare for an active shooter

Is your church prepared for an emergency situation, like what happened in Sutherland Springs, Texas?
  Thom Rainer

Help your people connect their money with their faith

This is a deep need they have, whether or not they know it.
  Margaret Marcuson

3 questions to ask if you're fired

There will be all types of questions, if you find yourself in this situation. However, here are a few you will want to include as you sort through the reasons why.
  Mark Lenz

Re-arrested Iranian Christians face new charges

Iranian Christians request renewed prayer for Eskandar Rezaei and Soroush Saraei.
  Anthony Marr

Responding to the fears of natural disasters

Has nature gone crazy? Here are four responses to the chaos.
  Jim Farrer

How do you lead in crises?

Here are four leadership lessons I learned from hurricane Harvey.
  Mike Bonem

What types of stories does God write?

Do the stories God writes always have a purpose?
 

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Do not conform to the pattern of this world, but be transformed by the renewing of your mind. Then you will be able to test and approve what God’s will is—his good, pleasing and perfect will.
Romans 12:2 (NIV)
Ben Marshall

Ben Marshall is a Pastor at Calvary Baptist Church in Holland, Michigan. He oversees youth ...

Mike Mack

Smallgroupologist Michael Mack believes life change happens best in groups because he has experienced it ...