By Carey Nieuwhof on Jun 24, 2020
Here are 7 things bad leaders say. I only know this, because, over the years, I’ve caught myself thinking or even saying some of these things.
By Carey Nieuwhof on Jun 12, 2019
Unless you’re in a free fall right now, it can be hard to know whether your congregation will thrive, survive or take a dive in the next decade.
By Carey Nieuwhof on Apr 3, 2019
What's the difference between a sermon that changes someone's life and one that no one can remember even as they drive out of the parking lot?
By Carey Nieuwhof on Jan 25, 2019
What’s the difference between a sermon that flops and a sermon that people still buzz about years later?
By Carey Nieuwhof on Jan 24, 2018
If you want to attract and keep great people, value them.
By Carey Nieuwhof on Jan 2, 2018
What makes leaders great is not that they stop making mistakes. What makes them great is how they handle their mistakes.
By Carey Nieuwhof on Dec 26, 2017
Here’s the sad truth: when your calendar is out of control, so are you. And so is your life.
By Carey Nieuwhof on Dec 4, 2017
There are so many things I would do the same, but there are more than a few things I’d do differently.
By Carey Nieuwhof on Nov 30, 2017
You may think it’s far too early to start thinking about Christmas, but think again. Whenever I’ve shared these ideas about Christmas, people say “Hey, I wish you’d talked about this earlier.” So we are.
By Carey Nieuwhof on Nov 17, 2017
"What hidden factors threaten to make or break you as a leader and as a person?"
By Carey Nieuwhof on Nov 2, 2017
"So maybe you’re a preacher, or you listen to preachers (or stopped listening to preachers). Almost everyone has a perspective on what makes or doesn’t make for a great sermon."
By Carey Nieuwhof on Oct 18, 2017
"If you’ve been in ministry for any length of time, you know the challenge of trying to move the mission forward and handle the pastoral needs of a congregation at the same time. One of the most perplexing problems pastors and church leaders face is how to handle ‘pastoral emergencies’—the crises that come up in the lives of people that they look to you to help solve."
By Carey Nieuwhof on Oct 2, 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 Carey Nieuwhof on Sep 26, 2017
Why is it that most churches never break the 200 attendance mark?
By Carey Nieuwhof on Sep 9, 2017
If you want to imitate the great leaders when you face challenging situations, do these three things.