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


Leading with Authenticity, Not Perfection

When I was in my early thirties, my husband and I pastored a church. We had been serving in supporting roles for several years and inherited the leadership when our senior pastors moved into the next phase of their ministry. Many members of our congregation were twice my age and…
January 27, 2016

Let Your Light Shine And Volunteer

Sunday after Sunday, the church doors swing open, the coffee table is set up, and the lights are dimmed for worship. A table of brochures and sign up sheets is set up at the back of the sanctuary for anyone wanting to serve in the church. Growing up in church,…
January 25, 2016

Raising This Generation To Be Worshippers

Have you ever experienced a group of kids worshipping? I mean really worshipping: eyes closed, hands lifted, voices singing loud and strong. I truly believe it is one of the sweetest sounds you could ever hear in this whole world. I know on many occasions I have been moved to…
January 18, 2016

Keeping Youth Engaged In Worship

If you're like many other youth pastors, you may sometimes struggle with getting your youth engaged and excited about worship. Here are a few ideas that will help you spark their interest in worship, help them grow in their walk with Christ, and raise up leaders through worship. Let your…
January 15, 2016

3 Steps to Gather the Right Leaders

I’m sad to write that I’m leaving Salem Church Products, a division of Salem Media Group and the maintainer of Church Media Blog. I’ve had a fantastic run during the past year. I’ve learned a lot about myself, and more importantly—learned a lot about leadership from those above me organizationally.…
January 8, 2016