A new opportunity for senior leadership

If you're a senior pastor who is uncertain about your future, consider your impact through interim ministry.

A biblical model for board succession

Whatever causes the transition of board members, do you have a plan in place?

Empowering your team for the unexpected

I would love to tell you I have everything under my control, but every day I am presented with a situation that is unexpected.

Leadership lessons I didn't expect to learn

The lessons in leading a team are never-ending. However, here are a few tips for engaging this important group dynamic.

Book review: Working With Emotional Intelligence

As biblical leaders, we shouldn’t need this book, Working With Emotional Intelligence, by Daniel Goleman, but we do.

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.

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