Guest Blogger Pastor @RobCizek | Are Conferences Worth Your Money?

January 9, 2013 in Church, Event Management, Leadership

I am super excited to share with you this week’s guest blogger Pastor Rob Cizek of Northshore Christian Church.  As a career event planner I have seen and attended my […]

The Common Phobias of Creatives [Infographic]

December 5, 2012 in Church, Leadership, Ministry

This says it all. If you need more please head on over and read what Jeremy Smith has to say. Being a creative this resonated so much.  I wish more […]

How do YOU spell Accountability?…

December 4, 2012 in Church, Leadership, Ministry

Thom S. Rainer has posed the question (and some terrific information for addressing the situation…) of Accountability from leaders.  We all hear the low grumbles from ministry members of behaviors […]

The 12 Essentials of Church Communications

December 3, 2012 in Church, Leadership, Ministry, Pastors

Yet another fantastic resource made available by Tim Peters.  Seems as though he’s got something BIG on the horizon about to launch… Meanwhile he’s shared the 12 essential elements of […]

Why Leaders Risk…

November 30, 2012 in Church, Leadership, Ministry

If your church is like mine, there is a continual emphasis on grooming leaders. For some understanding and embracing leadership qualities is very simple for others it will take a […]

The Thinking of Successful People

September 28, 2012 in Church, Ministry

Four fantastic points form Jon Edmiston based on the writings of Steve Siebold’s book “How Rich People Think“. I love the slant! The average person has a lottery mentality, “How […]

12 Keys to Authentic Leadership

September 28, 2012 in Church, Ministry, Pastors

LOVE THIS!! (via Catalyst) Here are 12 points on the importance and practice of being Authentic as a leader. Authenticity rules. Some best practices I’ve found helpful: 1. Be real in all […]

The NINES: Church Leaders Have You Heard?

September 24, 2012 in Church, Current Events, Pastors

OK Here’s the skinny. Pay attention and act fast. 99 speakers 5 minutes each 2 days Free to you! Yes!!!! The Nines is set to rock and roll on October […]

Why Are You Successful…Or Not?

September 17, 2012 in Church, Ministry

How we think drives the manner in which we act.  I found this list to be incredibly telling.  I think it also is a great help for many of us […]

Protecting the Incompetent

September 7, 2012 in Church, Ministry

The Original headline for this piece was to be Dealing with Entrenched Incompetence.  I loved it, but figured it was a bit too …deep. Phil Cooke has again hit the […]