Book review: Sticky Leaders

Reviewing Sticky Leaders, by Pastor Larry Osborne was a joy because the insights in this book are inspiring, important, and easy to understand. As a church consultant, I’ve read many wonderful books on church leadership, and Sticky Leaders does not disappoint. I highly recommend you read it. Here are four ...
July 28, 2017  

Is your leadership relevant or irrelevant?

Discover these ways to be relevant and irrelevant in your leadership. Where do you land?
July 22, 2017   Paul Greasley

8 signs your church may be closing soon

We call it the death spiral. By the time I am contacted about a serious problem in a church, it is often too late.
July 20, 2017   Thom Rainer

If Jesus were your pastor

If Jesus were a new pastor candidate, many congregations might hesitate hiring Him.
July 15, 2017   Jim Farrer

A leader's call to prayer

It’s time for all pastors and church leaders to cry out to God with a sense of desperation.
July 12, 2017   Bob Russell

8 major changes in churches the past 10 years

Change or die. Such has been the reality of too many congregations.
July 08, 2017   Thom Rainer

8 tips for developing your workplace culture

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

7 personality types of sick churches

Sick churches become dying churches. Dying churches become closed churches.
July 04, 2017   Thom Rainer

Is your faith strong enough to survive persecution?

This gut-wrenching account of the persecution of fellow believers should challenge us to do several things.
June 30, 2017   Bob Russell

How to find renewal during the busy months

Sometimes your schedule doesn't slow down—especially as a pastor. Here are tips to refresh yourself in the middle of a hectic calendar.
June 26, 2017   Jim Farrer

7 characteristics of a lazy person

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

Only serious writers will withstand technological challenges

How is technology changing the way you write and communicate?
June 17, 2017   Ken Walker

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

The 3 biggest leadership obstacles

How will you handle the challenges? If you don’t make a decision, life will make one for you.
June 05, 2017   Matthew Fretwell

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

One word that will focus your ministry

As church leaders, we often hear many good ideas to further the mission of the church. The trick is determining which ideas are the best.
May 25, 2017   Mark Lenz

3 perils of modern leadership

Leadership is an interdependent mixture of intuition, experience, and inspiration. When it comes to modern leadership, here are some obstacles that get in the way.
May 11, 2017   Bob Whitesel

What makes a visionary leader?

Explore the characteristics of strategic leadership. Who models this on your church's team?
May 04, 2017   Bob Whitesel

Visioning: You may lead, but is anyone following?

Not everyone carries the same vision for the church that you do.
April 25, 2017   Ronald Keener

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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 ...