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Why Most Mission Statements Fail In Smaller Churches
In a smaller church, instead of uniting people, a mission statement can feel controlling and manipulative.
Pivot: A Blog by Karl Vaters - Article
In a smaller church, instead of uniting people, a mission statement can feel controlling and manipulative. Big churches need bold mission statements. Small churches? Not so much.
Getting Past the Lie of Rejection
Five steps you can take to get back on track.
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the town. Jesus rebukes this suggestion. Instead of vengeance, he continues forward in his mission and journeys to another village. With each rejection
How To Work With People Who Aren’t As Committed To The Church As You Are
Help them find a ministry that matches their current level of commitment and stretches them just a little bit beyond.
Pivot: A Blog by Karl Vaters - Article
On the left, the mission of the church – on the right, the passion of a volunteer. Ministry happens in the overlap where mission and passion meet. Ministry
8 Ways You're Appreciated
We asked male leaders why they're thankful for you.
WomenLeaders.com - Article
The mission of God and the community of God are only complete when we have men and women working alongside each other with the gifts God has given them!
Why Church Leaders Shouldn’t Avoid “Practical” Topics
Preachers may not want to talk about finances—but it’s critical that they do so.
ManagingYourChurch.com - Article
While the leaders of a religious institution may have a thoroughly noble mission and a beautiful vision of how they want to fulfill that mission, if they do not have the resources to sustain
9 Ways To Reverse A Downward Giving Trend In An Otherwise Healthy Church
Even people who love the church and are fully committed to its mission are not giving as much as they once did.
Pivot: A Blog by Karl Vaters - Article
Even people who love the church and are fully committed to its mission are not giving as much as they once did. Church LeadershipJanuary 12, 2018.
Pastors and Sex Trafficking • Female Pastor Controversy • Diocese Case Denied: News Roundup
This week’s headlines that affect churches and church leaders.
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like Cooperative Baptist Fellowship and Baptist Joint Committee, still may decide to continue to financially contribute to Tennessee Baptist Convention's institutions and mission work, Di
If Our Church Was Bigger, We Could…
There’s not a single command to the church that cannot be accomplished by two or three people who love Jesus, each other, and the community they’re called to reach. 
Pivot: A Blog by Karl Vaters - Article
If we think we need more stuff before we can do great ministry, we'll stay stuck. Not just in size, but in mission. Not just in size, but in mission. It's About the Mission.
Is Seminary Part of Your Calling?
Sitting at the feet of Jesus might mean getting a degree
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life, I see now the threads God was drawing together—moving me from a longtime pew sitter to small-group attender, then into small-group leadership, and then into mission trips and
Beat Imposter Syndrome
How to stand firm in who God says you are when you feel like a phony
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to acknowledge its effects. As people created to join God in his mission to the world, we must confront the Imposter Syndrome at its core. We all have
Hurricane Response • $800,000 Theft • Church Festival Fine: News Roundup
This week’s headlines that affect churches and church leaders.
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A decade ago, maybe your church volunteered, planned a short-term mission trip, gave money, or helped rebuild Gulf Coast communities beaten down by one of America's most deadly
Quit Trying To Fix Sunday School – Until You’re Sure You Should Have It At All
We need to ask better questions, then do whatever ministry answers those questions in the best possible way.
Pivot: A Blog by Karl Vaters - Article
Are we trying to update a program, method or style instead of digging deeper and finding a better way to accomplish the underlying mission? But the mission must come first.
We Need a Cascade Effect in the Church
What might happen if more women were leading in the church?
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One article from Mission:Wolf notes,. Since wild wolves have returned to Yellowstone, the elk and deer are stronger, the aspens and willows are healthier and the grasses taller.
Make Criticism Your Friend
Change your perspective, and criticism can actually propel you forward in God’s mission.
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Make Criticism Your Friend. Change your perspective, and criticism can actually propel you forward in God's mission. Read as Single PagePage 1 of 3. Image: iStock. 0; tweet; email; print
Are Your Church IT Policies Too Restrictive?
Promote collaboration across church staff with these key reminders.
ManagingYourChurch.com - Article
It's important to remember you have a common goal of wanting to see the mission of your church succeed. Keep the customer in mind. Think of church staff members as customers.
6 Ways to Lead Your Church Well in 2018
How to raise up new leaders, cast vision, and plan for the new year.
They don't have to be related to attendance or revenue, but they should be measurable in some way and should be clearly connected to the vision or mission of the church or ministry.
Ministerial Exception • Tax Fraud Allegations • Church Protests Liquor Store: News Roundup
This week’s headlines that affect churches and church leaders.
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that, as part of her job responsibilities, she held herself out as a spiritual leader of the school and performed many religious functions to advance its religious mission'” (“2nd Circuit
Bounce Back After Defeat
Every leader faces failure, but it doesn’t have to be the end of your ministry.
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These stories helped me see that starting over is normal for any leader on a mission. True Success. Then God challenged me: “What exactly is your legacy?
Employee Discrimination Lawsuit • Spending Order Dissolved • Parking Lot Plane Crash: News Roundup
This week’s headlines that affect churches and church leaders.
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The judge concluded that the job Collette held was 'critical to the spiritual and pastoral mission of the church.' While that might speak to Collette's high standing in the parish, the judge
Make the Most of Your Rented Space
Five solutions for mobile churches.
Stephanie O'Brien, pastor of Mill City Church, said, “Our mission field is our neighborhood.” For her congregation, this means meeting at a middle school in the heart of Minneapolis.
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