By Brandon Kelley on Mar 2, 2021
What happens when leaders get passionately divided? Church splits. Or worse.1 If leaders get divided and don’t reconcile, they can become viruses within the body of the local church that leads to a slow death.
By Ron Edmondson on Mar 29, 2022
In every church I’ve been in, people want to reproduce leaders, but few think they know how.
By Charles Stone on Mar 1, 2021
The book of Acts describes the amazing story of Jesus’ work through the Holy Spirit in the early church. With an explosive start, problems were certain to surface. However, they lead the church well and model for us 9 things great leaders do.
By SermonCentral on Mar 11, 2021
Most pastors and church leaders have never received formal training in relational skills. Perhaps these seven observations of outstanding leaders will prove helpful to many of you.
By Full Strength on Apr 5, 2015
In this article we explore 4 common types of stress experienced by pastors and leaders.
By Brandon Kelley on Sep 4, 2022
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 Ron Edmondson on Nov 9, 2017
"I try to never appoint or release a team to do work until we make sure a leader is chosen. They can choose their own leader, we can appoint one for them, or they may even have co-leadership, but there needs to be someone who has the assigned task of steering, motivating and leading the team to accomplish it’s mission."
By Carey Nieuwhof on Oct 1, 2017
"I recently surveyed 1400 small and mid-sized church pastors to find out what they struggle with most as their church grows. They overwhelmingly identified developing leaders as their top challenge."
By Josh Reich on Mar 29, 2023
The best companies (churches) have the best leaders. The second-best companies (churches) have the second-best leaders. The third-best companies (churches), in these times of turbulence, are unfortunately on their way out of business.
By Ron Edmondson on Apr 12, 2021
I have a heart for leaders. Especially church leaders. I’d love to help others learn from my mistakes. In fact, this is a huge motivation for this blog and a lot of my ministry.
With this in mind, I want to share a few things I’ve learned over the years. I hope it proves helpful.
By John Holm on Jan 23, 2023
Change is difficult under the best of circumstances. Here's how to soften the blow and prepare your people.
By Chuck Fromm on Mar 3, 2020
Worship Leader magazine editor Chuck Fromm discusses the key imperative in a pastor establishing a meaningful relationship with his/her worship leader and team.
By Thomas J. Winters on Feb 26, 2018
Ministry compensation specialist Tom Winters, Esq., guides pastors and church leaders through the sometimes tricky compensation analysis process.
By Carey Nieuwhof on Mar 27, 2023
One of the best practices you can develop as a leader is to identify your excuses and eliminate them. Start thinking and talking a different game.
By Ron Edmondson on May 6, 2021
You can’t recruit leaders – at least not effectively – if you never develop a culture to do so.
Reproducing cultures reproduce leaders.