Pastoral leaders often overfunction administratively, paying attention to all the details of the worship service…Continue Reading
Where Do You Need to Step Up?
Last week I talked about the ways we work too hard and take too much…Continue Reading
I’m Thankful for You
This Thanksgiving, I’m thankful for church leaders. Leadership is vital, and rarely easy. I’m thankful…Continue Reading
What’s a Leader to Do?
I keep hearing stories of leaders who leave and later discover that people have undone…Continue Reading
Can You Say No?
I’ve been watching some episodes on DVD of the Vicar of Dibley, the hilarious BBC…Continue Reading
Are You Yourself as a Leader?
Are you yourself in your leadership role? It’s true, as I said in my last…Continue Reading
Are You Lonely in Your Leadership?
As the leader of a congregation, I remember heading home after meetings feeling like I…Continue Reading
What Promotes Better Leadership?
How many leadership books have you read? I’ve read countless. How many seminars have you…Continue Reading
What Do You Think About Leadership?
Could you sum up your thoughts on leadership? I was asked to do that this…Continue Reading
How Do You Keep Your Footing?
Last weekend my colleague Elaine Boomer and I went to Grand Lake, Colorado near Rocky…Continue Reading