Warming up for leadership

Do you need to do some “stretching” before you lead? It might save you from being sidelined with some troubling injuries.
July 14, 2017   Mike Bonem

8 tips for developing your workplace culture

These important qualities define organizations with a strong culture.
July 05, 2017   Fred Noble

5 leadership tips from fatherhood

Being the dad of 16-year-old triplets has been the adventure of a lifetime. It's also been a great teacher.
June 19, 2017   Andy Zawacki

7 characteristics of a lazy person

The following characteristics help distinguish between appropriate ambition and downright laziness.
June 18, 2017   Bob Russell

Nurturing millennial leadership attitudes

How does leadership look different today? Here are three attitudes and how they could benefit your ministry.
June 08, 2017   Bob Whitesel

Are you a general or a colonel?

What characterizes your leadership style? Dr. Bob Whitesel, professor of Christian Ministry and Missional Leadership at Wesley Seminary, discusses two leadership styles that are also found in the military. How will different leadership styles implement the goals and vision of your church and ministry? (Excerpted from the Society For Church ...
June 08, 2017   Bob Whitesel

7 ways to deal with gnats in ministry

All who serve in vocational ministry know about gnats. They come with the call.
June 04, 2017   Thom Rainer

Have you positioned yourself for God’s call to more?

The most important position for hearing and understanding God is a prayer position.
June 02, 2017   Rob Streetman

Searching for perfect in the workplace

Is that realistic? How many people love everything about their job?
June 01, 2017   Bob Russell

We trust that graduates learn one lesson: life has consequences

There’s an adage, often used in statecraft that actions have consequences. This is what happened to a pregnant 18-year-old girl, in Hagerstown, Md.
May 31, 2017   Ronald Keener

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

4 reasons to talk about leadership transitions

Leadership transitions are a big deal for a church.
May 15, 2017   Mike Bonem

4 ways to excel

When it comes to excelling in ministry and life, keep these in mind.
May 08, 2017   Jeff Klick

11 reasons churches lose momentum and decline

So, what should a leader of a declining church do to assess a ministry’s current reality?
May 03, 2017   Richard Frazer

Thinking and acting strategically

If you ask a second chair leader what he or she “does,” you may hear a long list of tasks. But what if you ask about their greatest contribution to the organization?
April 24, 2017   Mike Bonem

9 traits of excellent church leaders

When teaching church leadership, there are specific qualities in leaders which should exist or be formulated.
April 23, 2017   Matthew Fretwell

How to create intentional opportunities for friendships

Discover how friendship is a key to creating community in your church.
April 20, 2017   Charles Arn

Bad day?

Life begins to pile up. You're frustrated, anxious and worn. What is God up to when bad days happen?
March 15, 2017  

4 foundational scriptures for doing life together

It is vital for Christ-followers to do life together.
March 15, 2017   Mark Lenz

King Jehoshaphat & 3 examples of godly leadership

Consider this the next time you’re making decisions as a leader.
March 11, 2017   Matthew Fretwell

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Do you have the proper vision?
Pastors often lack vision for making disciples and disciple-makers—and then, of course, they fail ...
No need to fear the culture trap
If the point of visionary leadership is to take our team toward the new and ...
Oh give thanks to the Lord; call upon his name; make known his deeds among the peoples!
1 Chronicles 16:8 (ESV)
Scott Couchenour

Scott is Founder/CEO of Serving Strong Enterprises, an affordable coaching platform that helps church ...

Brandon Cox

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