Featured Publications

Learn more about specific products and browse related content.

VIEW MORE ARTICLES

8 questions to help your church focus its outreach

Here are eight questions a leadership team can ask to discover their target group.

The prayer God always answers

Here are four of Jesus' promises that are sure to impact your leadership.

3 advantages of choosing a target group

In my experience of helping churches with strategic-planning tasks, the most controversial part of the process is choosing a target or focus group.

Guiding cause-driven Millennials toward Christ-driven leadership

There are two things we can do to lead our cause-driven young adults to Christ-driven leadership for the cause of Christ.

Leading open and closed people

When it comes to leading difficult people, who do you continue to invest in and who do you stop spending time and energy on?

4 solutions to vision, mission and strategy challenges

What is vision to you? How does it differ from mission and strategy? Does it really matter how you define those terms, as long as you have an overall goal?

10 ways this effective leader understood and encountered culture

Excellent biblical leadership enables people to taste, smell and touch the culture of God’s kingdom. Here are 10 things Jesus understood and practiced about culture, which will help us do the same.

A missional people

Consider this mode of mission to help clarify, challenge and encourage church leaders toward missional effectiveness and multiplication.

3 ways to cultivate a toxic leadership culture

In a secular society passionate about including others, we cannot afford an atmosphere of exclusivism if we want our ministry message to be heard.

4 mistakes to consider from biblical leaders in the Old Testament

In every situation, we have the opportunity to focus on God and live by faith.

3 ways to elevate mission over method

The mission must be greater than the method or we are in trouble. This isn't just a church problem, but a business problem as well.

Wise leaders develop a vision for rest

Are you in the habit of tackling life at a frenetic pace? You may want to rethink that.

They said I was a narrow-minded leader

As a biblical leader in business, and in life, wisdom requires you to be a fool.

Are you ready for change?

What do our methods look like and what are we reproducing? Is there diversity? Variety? Unity?




3 things to consider about spiritual giants

We may not be the next Billy Graham, but we ought to be an authentic version of the person God has always intended for us to be.

See More »