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Lead Well Alongside Men
5 tips for co-laboring for the kingdom
The vision in the creation narrative in Genesis is that of women and men created to work together as image bearers of God and coworkers tasked with caring for the earth.
Beat Imposter Syndrome
How to stand firm in who God says you are when you feel like a phony
Image: iStock. 0; tweet; email; print. Karie sits in the boardroom around the table with her co-workers. Having just presented the fall vision, her manager asks for feedback from the team.
Why We Need Single Women Leaders
The unique challenges and powerful insights of unmarried ministry leaders
singleness. Chi Chi Okwu, senior church advisor with World Vision and former associate pastor, says, “It's hard not to let those messages get deep inside you.
3 Reasons to Heed Limits in Your Leadership
As leaders, we naturally get frustrated by limits. But we can use them to our advantage.
We see possibility. We keep people tethered to the vision. We have tunnel vision, and we can miss other concerns that may need to be considered. Read as Single Page Page:12|Next.
A Pastor's Dilemma: What to Do When You Can't See the Vision for Your Church
Is it okay if a pastor’s calling is to help others fulfill their calling? Or, does every church need a pastor-led vision to get behind?
Is it okay if a pastor's calling is to help others fulfill their calling? Or, does every church need a pastor-led vision to get behind? When My Vision Doesn't Catch On.
Feed the Flock
A food-service ministry can be a great way to reach people.
Developing Vision Developing Vision BCLStore.com. Learn More. Do youth ministry leaders have a vision for a coffee bar outreach to teens in the community?
How Vision Works
Principles from the story of Nehemiah.
How Vision Works. Principles from the story of Nehemiah. We recommend this Building Church Leaders training tool: Developing Vision Developing Vision BCLStore.com. Learn More.
To Change the World, Go Small
Don’t get sucked into the perpetual cycle of big-picture planning.
tool: Developing Vision Developing Vision BCLStore.com. Learn More. forward. Sharing a refined vision enlists support; now a new and exciting tomorrow awaits.
Your Church Can Be a Refuge
4 steps to provide a calm, safe harbor of connection.
2. Clarify your church's vision. After we established the vision of congregational rest, we decided to remove anything within the organization that got in the way of that vision.
5 Leadership Essentials
The most important things a leader does.
Leaders cast a God-honoring vision. When God ignites a vision in your heart, you can't not talk about it. There is so much power released when leaders start casting a godly vision.
7 Keys to a Smooth Church Transition
How to make major changes without alienating your congregation.
Casting the vision for the change is a good place to start so you can emphasize that vision throughout the completion of the effort. A renewed vision through strategic alignment?
My Local Vision
The Book of Jeremiah and my longing to see beyond the veil in a local coffee shop.
My Local Vision. The Book of Jeremiah and my longing to see beyond the veil in a local coffee shop. Image: Mandy Smith. Was it a prayer, a dream, or a vision?
Passion Is Not Enough
Why you need a clear vision and mission for your ministry
Passion Is Not Enough. Why you need a clear vision and mission for your ministry. Read as Single PagePage 1 of 3. Image: Teresa Robinson/Flickr. What's Your Vision?
Influence Across Gender Lines
Catherine of Siena is an unlikely example of bold leadership.
she had 24! Remarkably, when she was still a young child, Catherine had a vision of Christ in heaven, surrounded by some of his disciples. That made
5 Big Ideas for Generous Churches
Want your people to give with joy? Here’s what it’s going to take.
Preaching is your opportunity to set a vision. Make that vision clear. 3. Use humor. There are two great ways to diffuse the challenge of an awkward subject.
How to Transform Ministry Disappointment into Hope
What you are doing matters, even when fruit appears to be scarce.
not doing enough to give these friends the kind of church they wanted—a better youth or children's ministry, different music, a different style of preaching, or a different vision than what I
A Leadership Reminder: Your To-Do List Is Not A Plan
To-do lists can keep us on track, but they never create a new track. Only an intentional plan does that.
do list? Or does it challenge you toward something bolder than that? Is there an idea, a vision, or a hope for something greater in your future? Is there