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The First Decision a Leader Must Make
What do you pursue?
Kingdom Economics: Independent Contractors
As disciples, our callings and responsibilities are critical.
10 Ways For Pastors to Become High-Capacity Leaders
Which one of these axioms is just what you need to be a better leader this week?
The Effective Pastor: Be the Host
Sometimes, pastors give it away all too easily.
How Have You Been Planting and Watering?
Let's labor together with God.
10 Sentences That Make Pastors Cringe
What do you think of this list? Pastors, what would you add?
How Works 'Saved My Soul'
When author and Pastor Rusty George discovered the real meaning of Ephesians 2:8-9, it made all the difference for him.
To Empower or Not to Empower? That Is the Question
We must follow Elisha's lead from 2 Kings 6.
Don't Keep Appreciation to Yourself
Good intentions matter little. Act on it.
7 Questions a Pastor Should Ask a Church Before He Says 'Yes'
Get to know the whole story about the church before you accept a position.
A Modern-Day Joseph: How God Moved on the Front Lines
Like Joseph and Daniel in the Bible, this preacher interpreted dreams for his fellow Marines.
How to Get What You Want From God
What do we do when we feel God is distant or angry or disappointed with us?
Do You Feel the Wind of the Adventurous Spirit of Jesus Blowing?
The church must accept and even applaud the new song of the rising generation.
America: Turning a Nation Back to God
Dr. Tony Evans says there are only two options before us as we witness what is happening to our beloved nation. The National Day of Prayer is set for May 5.
What Laypeople Need to Know About Speaking in 'Big Church'
Some simply need to learn the etiquette when given the opportunity to speak.
Is That the Best You Can Do?
Leading excellence is not a sometime thing.
Finding Purpose in the Glass House
Here are five challenges pastors' wives encounter when trying to find their purpose.
Orlando Magic VP Offers Lesson on Leadership
"Hang with really smart people."
This Makes Me Jump Out of Bed in the Morning
Leaders set objectives and measure results by facts.
Kingdom Economics: Real Value
A church or ministry with real value should be doing this.
Why Consensus Is Killing Your Church
Your job is to tell the truth, to the right people, in the right way, in the right spirit, over and over and over again.
5 Ways to Lead When You're Limping
Are you leading with a limp? How has it shaped your leadership?
They Came Once. But Will They Come Again?
Leaders must assess demand and sustainability of programs.
7 Steps to Make an Effective Pre-Service Video
Here's how to reinforce your church values with your congregation without a word from you.
Election Season 2016: What's a Church to Do Legally?
Here are some lies about the role of the church in an election season.
Who Should Be Able to See Individual Church Giving Records?
Here are six perspectives on the matter. What is your church's practice?
Coaching Is Not Telling
Good coaches resist temptation to give advice.
6 Benefits of a Church Staff Blog
Does your church have a staff blog? What other ways can a staff blog benefit a church?
3 Reasons Why You Need to Lead Cross-Generationally
Many leaders are so focused on their own generation that they leave the others out.
Why I Have a Love/Hate Relationship With Leadership
Many of us need to get beyond the pendulum swing and to think more biblically and more discerningly about the issue of leadership.
3 Good Reasons to Put It Off Till Tomorrow
Procrastination is frowned upon in the kingdom of God.
Remember, God Has Your Back Through Life's Changes
Where do you run when life throws you an unexpected curve?
5 Reasons Why Vulnerability Is a Forgotten Virtue of Great Leadership
When we hide our weaknesses, big problems arise.
7 Signs of a Weak Leader or Pastor
Have you ever known a weak leader? They're usually easy to spot.
Have You Forgotten What You Look Like?
"You are defined by the fact that today you can reckon yourself dead, and alive to Christ."
Ladies, Take the Mask Off in Your Ministry
"Be who God called you to be!"
Worship Leadership: The Art of Getting Out of the Way
Whether your role is worship leader, praise team member, choir member or soloist, remember that your No. 1 job is to point people to Christ.
Healthy Student Ministries Are Character Transforming
Don't approach student ministry with a conveyor belt production mentality.
Did You Spend Your Day Chasing Donkeys?
Leaders demonstrate diligence in setting priorities.
Kingdom Economics: Taking Inventory
Examine yourselves, seeing whether you are in the faith; test yourselves.
5 Counseling Models for the Local Church
Which one is right for you?
What Worked and What Didn't Work for Churches This Easter
What did your church have success with? What does it still have to work on?
How to Root Out Insecurity
Listen now to change your insecurities to securities.
13 Ways to Discern Counterfeits in the Church
"Prototypes have your DNA. Counterfeits crave your ministry."
How Serving Passionately Will Transform Your Congregation
Why would God pour more maturity and wisdom into a stagnate reservoir?
When You Feel Like There Has to Be More
When you're stuck in rut, the same old dull routine of life, there's always the story of Peter.
Are You Too Familiar?
Expect more today than you expected yesterday.
7 Personality Traits Guests Like in a Pastor
Sometimes, first impressions are lasting ones.
10 Things in Leadership That Can Drive You Nuts
It's not about the people involved, but their actions.