Category Archives: Leadership

Change: Ready or not, here it comes!

Change is all around us, all the time. If you facing a change in your life, family, work or ministry, you might find these 4 insights from The Nines Leadership Network important to know: Understand what doesn’t change In every … Continue reading

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Leadership: The Making of A Movement

Of all the books and Bible studies I have been through that have focused on leadership, I have found Don Cousins followship book, “Leadership Shift” the most intriguing, and still have Wayne Cordeiro’s book “The Divine Mentor” in the number … Continue reading

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Emergency Response Team Exercise

This past March I joined the Lake In The Hills (LITH) Community Emergency Response Team (CERT). It required many hours of training and will enable me to assist our police and fire protection district in the event of a disaster … Continue reading

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We all have shelves of books on leadership, but when was the last time you read a good book on followship? Probably never; spellchecker doesn’t even like the word! Well, the Bible has always been my favorite book. But most … Continue reading

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Seven questions for every ministry leader

The ministries that God has called us to are important, have eternal implications, and worthy of faithful stewardship. Here are seven questions every ministry leader should be able to answer: 1. What is your purpose?2. What purpose of the church … Continue reading

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Breaking Growth Barriers

I’ve been listening to Nelson Searcy’s breaking growth barriers this past week, as I pray through issues of assessing where we are and where we are headed as a church. Nelson challenged me to think about 2 decisions, and then … Continue reading

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