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Merge Ahead

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A way forward for declining churches
The Boys in the Boat

The Boys in the Boat

What the story of a rowing team can teach us about effective ministry.
Preemptive Peace Strikes

Preemptive Peace StrikesSubscriber Access Only

How to stop unhealthy conflict from sneaking into your ministry.
The Koinonia Way

The Koinonia WaySubscriber Access Only

Sharing ministry with the congregation protects pastors from burnout.
Pastor, Church, & Law Volume 2

Pastor, Church, & Law Volume 2Subscriber Access Only

And more helpful tools from Christianity Today
A Good Exit Strategy

A Good Exit StrategySubscriber Access Only

What to do on your way out.
Follow the Money Trail

Follow the Money TrailSubscriber Access Only

How churches can be more open with their finances.
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Our editors have compiled our best on Administration topics from the archives. Here you'll find ground-breaking, honest, wise coverage that sets Leadership Journal apart.

The Many Sides of Administration

The Many Sides of AdministrationSubscriber Access Only

Being in tune with the church's administrative needs helps a pastor lead effectively.
Walls do Talk

Walls do Talk

In the Bible, locations and structures mean something. What is your facility saying?
Church leaders should be more concerned with creating a facility designed to enhance worship and less concerned with seating capacity. Ultimately, the way you use your space speaks volumes about your church.
The All-Purpose Pastor

The All-Purpose PastorSubscriber Access Only

A pastor's three key responsibilities are communication, pastoral care, and leadership. Even though not all these responsibilities will come naturally, pastors must work to grow in all three areas.
Two of Me

Two of Me

For God's people, the opposite of simplicity is not complexity. It's duplicity.
Practicing discipline of simplicity brings rest to our soul, and it helps us find our true identity.
State of the Art

State of the Art

Andy Stanley on God's ways, cultural assumptions, and leading.
Andy Stanley on God's ways, cultural assumptions, and leading.
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The Secret of Strategic Neglect

The Secret of Strategic Neglect

Bill Hybels on the keys to simpler and more effective leadership.
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