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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.
Christian UnityJuly 28, 2017. Big Churches And Small Churches: Contrast Without Criticism Church leaders need to understand the differences between churches of various sizes.
Make Criticism Your Friend
Change your perspective, and criticism can actually propel you forward in God’s mission.
Make Criticism Your Friend. Change your perspective, and criticism can actually propel you forward in God's mission. Read work. Use Criticism for Your Benefit.
3 Ways I’m Nurturing My Emotional Intelligence
A heart moved by the gospel will be stirred with empathy for others.
3 Ways I'm Nurturing My Emotional Intelligence. A heart moved by the gospel will be stirred with empathy for others. Costi W. Hinn. 0; tweet; link. share; share.
Sleep: The Neglected Gift
As a pastor, I learned I needed to embrace God's gift of sleep.
Declining church growth, unsupportive staff, balancing ministry and family priorities, criticism, financial challenges, and unreasonable demands of the congregation can keep the pastor
Walking in Billy’s Shoes
John Ortberg offers 6 lessons evangelical organizations can learn from Billy Graham and his team.
His willingness to preach behind the Iron Curtain in the late 70s and early 80s subjected him to higher-than-usual criticism, but it also caused many evangelicals to think in fresh ways
Use Your Strength to Serve Others
How to gracefully embrace your role as the strongest person in the room
they go bad. When it's not honored in a healthy way, a strong leadership gift can become a spirit of contention, scorn, or criticism. When coupled with
6 Leadership Lessons I've Learned from Millennials
As I'm learning from Millennials, I'm finding hope for the future.
makes references to coffee, facial hair, big dreams, unemployment, selfies, yoga pants, Instagram, dreams (again), essential oils, living at home, sensitivity to criticism, and undeserved
Creating a Culture of Innovation and Initiative
How church leaders can encourage church staff.
resistance to change. As a leader, you must be quick to defend their innovative efforts from those who wish to crush them with criticism. Knowing you
How to Get People to Respect Your Leadership
Start by making a believer of yourself.
You will never believe you're a legitimate leader if you constantly tell yourself you aren't. Self-criticism can be based in truth—but it's never the whole truth about you.
The True Source of Our Authority
We can’t depend on our education, willpower, or gifts.
inboxes on a regular basis. In the face of such criticism and hate, how can we choose to embrace our calling with confidence? When I first became a
Joel Osteen, Houston Relief, And The Downside Of The Megachurch Spotlight
Not everyone is required to be a first responder. Or even to respond to every crisis. That’s simply not possible. But, as the body of Christ, we’re all called to respond.
It's especially easy if they're trying to make us look guilty of not doing something. Joel Osteen is not above criticism. But that criticism needs to be three things: fair, true and helpful.