Leadership

Leaders in your church can take on different shapes. They can be elders, deacons, parking attendants or Sunday School teachers. How can you encourage these leaders and make sure that they are taking care of themselves—spiritually, emotionally and physically? Are they participating regularly in worship? Are they living a balanced life?

A Personal Perspective on Worship Songs

August 23rd, 2019|Comments Off on A Personal Perspective on Worship Songs

I recently visited with a pastor of a large church who articulated his concern for the state of music and worship in the church. He described his view of church music as a “cutting [...]

Spiritual Development and Ministry Metrics

August 15th, 2019|Comments Off on Spiritual Development and Ministry Metrics

Spiritual growth is a process and you can help people on that path. Identify your process and key milestones to measure. Obtain and utilize the right data. Fletch and Mark DeMoss will examine this [...]

To Co-Lead or Not to Co-Lead?

June 7th, 2019|Comments Off on To Co-Lead or Not to Co-Lead?

Shared leadership at the helm of any organization, especially the ever-growing model of co-lead pastors in a church, can be a huge blessing when successful. However, it has the potential to be quite catastrophic [...]

Becoming a Healthy Church

June 3rd, 2019|Comments Off on Becoming a Healthy Church

What will it take for your church to become a healthier church? Given the realities of your particular ministry setting, how will you begin that process? If you were to start that process today, [...]

Free E-Book on Smart Succession

February 19th, 2019|Comments Off on Free E-Book on Smart Succession

Dave Travis has a great e-book on Smart Succession. This is available for a free download from this page. Dave successfully steered Leadership Network for many years and now is the Director of Strategic Counsel [...]

Preparing for a Senior Pastor Resignation

October 24th, 2018|Comments Off on Preparing for a Senior Pastor Resignation

One day, you may have the conversation. This is one of those ultimate conversations in your ministry life. It may come out of the blue. You may have some signs it is coming. You [...]

5 HR Myths that Can Self Destruct Your Ministry

September 8th, 2018|Comments Off on 5 HR Myths that Can Self Destruct Your Ministry

You heard the calling. You received the commission. You found the location. Your team is now gathered and serving the community, and God is moving in amazing ways! But then, you receive another call. [...]

Church Culture Tool from Vanderbloemen

August 25th, 2018|Comments Off on Church Culture Tool from Vanderbloemen

How healthy is your team? Today, organizational culture is more important than ever in attracting and retaining the best team members. Vanderbloemen Search Group has a free Culture Tool to help. Get real answers about your [...]