4 perils of the internal candidate

The senior pastor has just resigned and the associate pastor makes it known that he would like the position. Are you on the verge of an internal candidacy disaster?
June 10, 2017   Brian Thorstad

4 more reasons your job matters to God

We are created in the image of God. And God works! The Lord designed us also to be productive.
May 17, 2017   Bob Russell

Does your ministry staff look like a T-ball team?

What is your ministry team running after? What’s your primary objective?
May 10, 2017  

10 ways to be a better supervisor

Are you struggling with a challenging employee? Are you looking for a new employee?
April 06, 2017   Margaret Marcuson

Hiring the right people who will stay

How do churches maximize the opportunity with those they hire?
April 02, 2017  

Who should be involved in ministry decisions?

Hesitant to involve your staff and volunteers in decisions? You may want to rethink that position.
March 27, 2017  

Gauging your church’s culture

Here's the first step to take your church into the future.
March 06, 2017  

Using NASCAR to find the right hire

Sometimes there are interview questions that have nothing to do with skill.
December 07, 2016  

Turning your limitations into opportunities

How many people are frustrated because they feel underused in the Church? How many people are sitting in their seat week after week untapped because we won’t let go?
October 31, 2016   Jeff Klick

What do you look for when hiring new staff?

How do you uncover the qualities of a future successful staff member? It’s not always something found on their résumé.
July 29, 2016  

5 signs you're a leader who talks too much

Nobody likes to talk to others who monopolize conversations and drone on about themselves.
May 31, 2016   Charles Stone

4 things that make a great executive pastor

The most significant relationship in the church is between the Senior Pastor and the Executive Pastor.
May 25, 2016   Mark Lenz

Delegating versus releasing authority: what's the difference?

I learned an important lesson about the difference between delegating tasks and releasing authority.
May 11, 2016   Mark Lenz

The importance of leadership transformation

Building strong relationships is profitable for both the pastor and the workplace leader.
May 10, 2016   Rob Streetman

Help your pastor succeed by doing what you enjoy

What guidance do you have for a younger pastor?
April 21, 2016   Bud Brown

Demystifying the "vision thing"

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

Do you have a ministry team, or just a group doing ministry?

So how do we distinguish between a well-functioning ministry team and a mere group of people who happen to be operating near one another?
April 11, 2016   Allen Hamlin

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

How to harness the power of chaos in your ministry

Effective structures provide the stability an organization needs to successfully implement its strategies.
April 07, 2016   Steve Lawson

3 kinds of church staff members ...and how to best utilize each

Do you divide people into these three different categories?
March 21, 2016   Mark Lenz

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Recognizing changing seasons of leadership
Could the seasons have changed in your leadership career without you noticing?
8 signs you may be an anxious leader
When a leader leads as an anxious leader, he stifles his leadership effectiveness. So, what ...
And it is my prayer that your love may abound more and more, with knowledge and all discernment, so that you may approve what is excellent, and so be pure and blameless for the day of Christ.
Philippians 1:9-10 (ESV)
Bud Brown

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

Greg Atkinson

Greg Atkinson is the Founder of Worship Impressions and Executive Director of ExPastors.com. Greg ...