Church leadership ideas, tips, and thoughts from Christian leaders. Learn about church leadership development to help you effectively manage and equip your ministry.


What Makes a Great Leader?

Leadership is like a many-faceted diamond. To define leadership in small and simple terms is to remove the beautiful complexity of the diamond, and replace with with a sheet of glass. We want easy definitions of leadership so we can lock in and press forward, but inso-doing, we take something…
August 1, 2017

Thy Will Be Done

Thy will be done. Those are the easiest words to say, and the most difficult to mean. Thy will be done when I don’t see a way out. Thy will be done when I’ve unknowingly created a vision of what Your will should look like, and have already started moving…
July 18, 2017

3 Tips for Effective Church Leadership

Church leadership is not for the weak of heart. Whether you are a senior pastor, worship leader or a small group leader, a lot of blood, sweat, and tears goes into what you do. Every so often--after weeks, months or even years of leading your ministry-- you must take a…
July 10, 2017

Three Reasons Why Creating Something Is So Stinkin’ Draining

Emotionally sapped. Physically wiped. Excited. Disappointed. Energized. Fearful. Quicker to anger. Longer to grace. Loss of control. A little depressed. A little relieved. Tired. I’m not sure what you feel like as you labor through an artistic or creative endeavor, but the phrases above describe me. It’s crazy, really. These…
June 22, 2017