XPastor—Help for Leading and Managing the Church 2018-02-18T19:38:29+00:00

This is the covenant that I will establish …
I will put my laws in their minds
and I will inscribe them on their hearts.
Hebrews 8:10


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Its for you who lead and manage the church. Our tribe is church leaders—Executive & Lead Pastors, Finance Personnel and Board Members.

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Recent Articles

February 9, 2018

Read the Great Books 2018

By | February 9th, 2018|

Each year for the XP-Seminar, we cull the world for great books on personal enrichment, management and leadership: Classics—never forget about the great ones! Business books—our friends in the business world have lessons to [...]

Great Books 2018

By | February 5th, 2018|

Great Books 2018! Crisis Leadership: Personal Accounts From Leaders Who Found Their Way and Thrived Scott Barfoot and David Fletcher--Editors Crisis Leadership takes a fresh and compelling look inside the [...]

Executive Pastor – Seattle, Washington

By | February 2nd, 2018|

Rainier Avenue Church in Seattle, Washington, is looking to hire a full time Executive Pastor. This pastor would help RAC live out our vision by developing healthy church practices and investing in leaders. They would [...]

January 25, 2018

Job Description—Executive Pastor—Sample

By | January 23rd, 2018|

XPastor has collected various job descriptions from churches, to aid you in preparing job descriptions for yourself or others on your staff. Below is a sample job description that David Fletcher put together, a compilation of [...]

Staff Culture Workshop with Vanderbloemen

By | January 22nd, 2018|

William Vanderbloemen just dropped me a note. They are 10 days away from their Staff Culture Workshop, which will have two hours of practical coaching from William. The event will be at Peachtree Presbyterian Church in Atlanta, Georgia. [...]

Executive Pastor – Newton, Kansas

By | January 20th, 2018|

The role of the Executive Pastor (XP) of Grace Community Church in Newton, Kansas, is to assist the Elders and Lead Pastor in ensuring that the systems, practices, activities, policies, and strategic ministry objectives of [...]

Free Tax Guides from ECFA

By | January 18th, 2018|

The Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability is a tremendous asset for churches and non-profits. ECFA is providing---for free---their two popular annual tax guides---Ministers’ Taxes Made Easy and Church Reporting Made Easy. These eBooks are now available [...]

Five Myths About Asset-Based Giving

By | January 17th, 2018|

Steve Caton has let the XPastor community in on a new e-book that he helped develop. This special report is for church and ministry leaders, 5 Myths about Asset-Based Giving. It dismantles the five most common misconceptions [...]

Executive Pastor – Greenville, Texas

By | January 9th, 2018|

Highland Terrace Baptist Church in Greenville, Texas is seeking a full time Executive Pastor. Duties will include administration, education, outreach and occasional preaching. Experience and education preferred. Please send resumes to Brenda Short at [email protected]

Simple Steps to Online Safety

By | January 5th, 2018|

Malware. Ransomware. Identity and data theft. Phishing. Corporate account takeovers. Denial of service attacks. As recent headlines illustrate, cyber attacks are a real and growing risk for all organizations. It’s no longer a question of [...]

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