By Tim Keller on May 24, 2010
Tim Keller explores one of the most talked-about church issues: the relationship of size to church health and culture.
By Joe Mckeever on Aug 26, 2011
Joe McKeever offers a bold list of helpful leadership lessons from his ministry journey so far.
By Steven Furtick on Dec 2, 2011
Is it wrong to ask God to increase your leadership platform?
By Lance Witt on Jul 17, 2017
Jesus cares just as much about how we treat people along the path to fulfilling our vision as he does if we accomplish the vision.
By Lance Witt on Jul 10, 2017
What is the key to relational leadership?
By Ron Edmondson on Sep 5, 2017
There is one truth about leadership every leader must understand, but is difficult to receive by some leaders. The probability is good you won’t like this truth either.
By Ron Edmondson on Mar 17, 2012
Ron Edmondson: "Leaders should energize others to realize their dreams, not stifle them."
By Matt Steen on Apr 3, 2012
Some behaviors are like cancer to a leadership team. Are any of them part of your team?
By Steven Furtick on May 15, 2012
Steven Furtick: "If you’re never accused of being arrogant, you’re [probably] not being ambitious enough."
By Lance Witt on Mar 4, 2016
Jesus did not come to cajole or manipulate people. He did not come to debate or lead by forceful personality. He never tried to gather a crowd or build an organization. He never marketed himself or developed his “brand”. Instead, he exemplified this quality that we all need.
By Joe Mckeever on Mar 30, 2016
You ask the question and–this is critical–you remain standing. You are not just expressing a point of view, you are asking for answers. And you are doing so in such a sweet manner, no one can accuse you of trying to stir up anything.
By Carey Nieuwhof on Jun 23, 2017
There are some things I wore as badges of honor as a young leader I no longer wear as badges of honor today. What breaks my heart is I see many leaders falling into the same patterns I did.
By Charles Stone on Sep 13, 2017
Discouragement comes with the territory for ministry leaders. Unmet goals, putting out fires, staff issues, displeasing people, and general tiredness all contribute to discouragement. When it weighs us down, how can we dig out? The life of the prophet Elijah gives us hope.
By Tom Harper on Feb 28, 2011
Tom Harper traveled through the whole of Scripture looking for one fresh leadership principle in every book ... learn what he found.
By Perry Noble on Aug 29, 2011
As a leader in ministry, we are going to be attacked, especially if we are having an impact in the areas in which we are planted.
By Paul Loyless on Oct 6, 2011
Help prevent seasons of leadership loneliness in your ministry with these seven tips from Paul Loyless.
By John Piper on Jan 17, 2012
John Piper offers a thorough list of steps to help you launch a new leadership initiative with wisdom, prayer, and excellence.
By John Piper on Mar 9, 2015
The truth is not enough. We need wisdom, prayer and excellence.
By Hugh Halter on Feb 26, 2014
"The goal of our existence is to learn how to leverage everything God has given us."
By Ray Hollenbach on Oct 15, 2015
"He was the shepherd, they were the sheep—and sheep do not morph into shepherds."
By Charles Stone on Feb 25, 2016
When we discover, develop, and deploy our strengths and gifts, we maximize our Kingdom impact and experience the greatest joy.
By Ron Edmondson on Jun 4, 2016
I realized I’m only one person and although everyone wanted some of my time and there were more ideas than we could ever accomplish, I knew I would burnout if I didn’t pace myself. This meant I said no to some things – really many things.
By Ron Edmondson on Jun 9, 2016
My heart is for leaders. I have been in leadership roles for over three decades now. I’ve led large and small teams. Through my ministry I’ve worked with hundreds of leaders. A mentor of mine always reminds me the success of whatever is being led always reflects back to leadership.
By Ron Edmondson on Nov 8, 2016
I have learned in my years of leadership – I only know what I know. And, many times I don’t know much.
By Ron Edmondson on Feb 7, 2017
In every church I’ve been in, people want to reproduce leaders, but few think they know how.
By Brandon Cox on Mar 2, 2017
Usually, knowing what breaks your heart is knowing what you should do with your life, and how you should be leading others.
By Josh Reich on Apr 19, 2017
Now, we all know that God is the one who grows a church, but often that church is healthy and growing because of the character, quality and capacity of the lead pastor and leaders.
By Charles Stone on Aug 28, 2017
Great ministry leaders keep their emotions in check. Unfortunately, when we don’t keep them in check, our emotional brain can hijack clear thinking and good leadership.
By Brandon Kelley on Sep 11, 2017
Every church has leaders, but not every church has leaders in the right place. If there’s a person in the wrong place in leadership, extensive damage can be done.
By Ed Stetzer on Sep 19, 2011
Ed Stetzer: "The churches on our Largest and Fastest-Growing lists are all engaging in various ministries. However, we are watching many of these congregations push themselves deeper in multisite ministry, small groups and serving the culture."