Is your ministry proactive or reactive?

Popular wisdom says that we should not wait until circumstances call for a response.
May 03, 2016   Allen Hamlin

3 tactics to help you tackle ministry

To maintain a healthy balance between an inward and outward church focus is to tackle ministry needs.
May 03, 2016   Bob Whitesel

The Great Commission: moving from “casual” to “devoted” prayer

Most churches pray. But, not all are praying churches.
May 03, 2016   Kris Eldridge

3 thinking errors leaders often commit

Great leaders recognize that great leadership demands great thinking.
May 02, 2016   Charles Stone

3 keys to managing momentum in ministry

One of the most valuable forces in any organization is momentum.
April 27, 2016   Mark Lenz

Why should I serve where I'm not wanted?

Have you ever served in ministry and felt unappreciated, devalued, or outright disrespected, despised, and possibly in danger?
April 26, 2016   David Clarke

Building on a strong foundation

It can be said that foundations are doubly important for workplace leaders.
April 26, 2016   Rob Streetman

Leadership re-examined

How can you be a better leader?
April 26, 2016   John B. MacDonald

3 dynamics of multi-ethnic ministry

How do you create an environment where people from all walks of life actively participate?
April 22, 2016   Parnell Lovelace, Jr.

10 Commandments for pastors regarding politics and social media

Something to consider before posting their political views or opinions on social media.
April 21, 2016   Thom Rainer

Restarting the conversation for long-range vision

When it comes to vision statements, many church leaders have lost interest.
April 19, 2016   Will Mancini

Demystifying the "vision thing"

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

Your church has more assets than you think (hint: it's not just about the money...)

Do you know your church’s assets?
April 14, 2016   Margaret Marcuson

Tips for guest worship leaders

Do such a good job that you will be asked back and give God the glory.
April 13, 2016   Greg Atkinson

A teachable spirit will improve your writing

This conscious-raising exercise enhanced my outlook on life.
April 12, 2016   Ken Walker

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

Stop talking about small group multiplication

Here's a better way to get your groups to reproduce.
April 10, 2016   Mike Mack

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

The 10 Commandments for church parking lots

Neglecting practical ministry is to unwise and perhaps sinful.
April 07, 2016   Thom Rainer

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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 ...