The key to visionary leadership

Are you a visionary leader? I can envision the future.

Book review: Trust Factor

How important is trust for your church or organization?

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.

4 ways great churches keep it simple

Great churches can’t make everything simple. However, some important matters can be simplified, and the results are worth all the trouble it takes to get there.

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.

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.

3 challenges to the traditional search committee

Re-thinking pastoral succession is not going to be easy.

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.

How to conduct a strong interview

You created the perfect job description, and now it's time to begin the interview process.

Creating vision for a new hire

I hope our next hire for pastor includes these character qualities.

Welcome to Biblical Leadership!

This new "megablog" site is for Christian leaders who want to learn and apply biblical principles.

What it looks like to be too generous

In my line of work, I've met people who were TOO generous. Yes, it’s possible.

What do people say about your leadership?

Asking for feedback isn't easy, but realizing how others perceive you is a valuable tool.

Your leadership style under pressure

I’ve become convinced that leaders have a fallback behavior on which they rely when they are uncertain, conflicted and/or under pressure.

6 tips to writing the perfect job description

Once you define the culture, you need to do something that will attract them. The job description will give you a tool to do just that.

See More »