Displaying 1–20 of 550
How to Keep Leading When You Feel Like Falling Apart
5 things to do when you face tragedy and turmoil
I want to be strong and hold myself together, afraid that showing weakness could cause people to lose confidence in my ability to lead them. Read as Single Page Page:1234|Next.
My Biggest Ministry Mistake
Ten leaders weigh in to help others avoid their mishaps.
Yet, one of my references told those interviewing me for my current position that my weakness is not owning up to the power and influence I have. I think she's right, and that's a mistake.
The Zika Virus and International Church Trips
What churches need to know before they travel.
Barré syndrome (GBS) is an uncommon sickness of the nervous system in which a person's own immune system damages the nerve cells, causing muscle weakness, and sometimes
How to Transform Ministry Disappointment into Hope
What you are doing matters, even when fruit appears to be scarce.
Don't ever forget that. The above is an adapted excerpt from From Weakness to Strength: 8 Vulnerabilities That Can Bring Out the Best in Your Leadership by Scott Sauls.
Why I See a Counselor
Counseling helped me discover my dual nature: the put-together leader and the afraid and ashamed woman.
The other side of me, however, is like the woman: alone, outcast, and unclean. This side of me isn't known by name and is only identified by my weakness.
Finding God’s Strength in Our Weakness
We do not win battles on our own
Finding God's Strength in Our Weakness. We do not win battles on our own. Read as Single PagePage 1 of 2. 0; tweet; email; print. I have a long history
When a Leader Doesn’t Know She’s a Leader
How to develop and encourage the emerging leaders around you
Great Leaders Are Often Overlooked. So if leadership sometimes emerges from angst and weakness, frustration and obstacles, where are we looking for emerging leaders?
Big Churches And Small Churches: Contrast Without Criticism
Church leaders need to understand the differences between churches of various sizes. So we can work together, not tear ourselves apart.
Big churches and small churches may be different, but those differences, while significant, are good, not bad. They're a strength, not a weakness. You
How I Leverage My Autism for Pastoral Ministry
My life-changing diagnosis forced me to learn myself—and my ministry role—all over again.
communicator. I practice, plan, and pray with more effectiveness now because I understand how God works through what some may consider weakness.
The Upside of Failure - "Experts in Weakness"
Could your leadership "weaknesses" really be your strengths?
The Upside of Failure - "Experts in Weakness". Could your leadership "weaknesses" really be your strengths? Mandy Smith. 0; tweet; link. share; share; share.
Experts in Weakness
I don't fit the typical definition of a "strong" leader, and I am glad I don't.
Experts in Weakness. I don't fit the typical definition of a "strong" leader, and I am glad I don't. Strength From Weakness. Being a woman can feel like weakness.
The Way of Weakness
What my struggle with anxiety and depression taught me about God's power.
The Way of Weakness. What my struggle with anxiety and depression taught me about God's power. Mike Erre. study. The Blessing of Weakness. Beyond
Hope Keeps Us Hungry
And our greatest testimony is found in hunger
I can discover that our greatest testimony isn't found in those moments of victory over weakness or even in the moments of hope fulfilled. It is found in waiting, wanting, adoring.
Pastor, How Do You Pray for Your Church?
10 ministry leaders respond.
Often the biggest help to me in praying for our church is to pray with others. A few years ago in a congregational meeting, I confessed my weakness in prayer.
Don’t Hide from Hardship
A devastating diagnosis showed me how God uses weakness
Don't Hide from Hardship. A devastating diagnosis showed me how God uses weakness. Read as Single PagePage 1 of 2. 0; tweet; email; print. I wept as
Church Management Roundup: 9.8.14
Five trends, tips, ideas, and stats to help church leaders manage well this week.
"Before anything creative can happen, reorient your distractible self to truths like these: Your weakness is God's advantage. Love will be necessary and love will show.
Kyle Idleman: God Never Wastes What We Go Through
Helping people experience grace and embracing confession in pastoral ministry.
well. As a pastor, I want to set that temperature so others will want to celebrate their weakness. In doing so, we will point to the beauty of God's grace.
We Were Seduced by Power
Five pastors confess their temptations to manipulate, control, and cling to worldly significance.
As pastors, we are called to embrace a way of power defined by the cross of Jesus. We are called to power in weakness for the sake of love. It is a power that serves rather than uses.