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No, A God-Sized Vision Doesn’t Need To Be Big And Scary
Faith and leadership are more about long stretches of waiting, wandering and wondering than massive, scary leaps.
Innovative MinistryJune 04, 2018. No, A God-Sized Vision Doesn't Need To Be Big And Scary Does God's vision for our life, church and ministry have to be big to be real?
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.
3 Ways I’m Nurturing My Emotional Intelligence
A heart moved by the gospel will be stirred with empathy for others.
“Don't come to me looking for empathy. Talk to my wife.”; “Get on board with my vision or get out.”. The organizational vision of a church can easily overshadow the people of the church.
How Pastors Can Reclaim the Role of Spiritual Parent
I don’t wear a collar, but "Father" is still the best description of my calling.
I'm not arguing against female ordination. Whether it's “mother” or “father” (or whether we use those terms at all) I long to see us recapture a vision of the pastor as a familial role.
6 Ways to Lead Your Church Well in 2018
How to raise up new leaders, cast vision, and plan for the new year.
6 Ways to Lead Your Church Well in 2018. How to raise up new leaders, cast vision, and plan for the new year. The editors of CTPastors.com. 0; tweet;
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.
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.
When Church Gets Sidelined by Youth Sports
Pastors need a game plan for discipling over-committed families.
children. Don't waste the opportunity. David E. Prince is pastor of preaching and vision at Ashland Avenue Baptist Church in Lexington, Kentucky. He
I Discipled a Murderer
When people don't change, are our efforts in vain?
It was the last I heard from him. Tears blurred my vision when I saw the suspect's picture. It was Darryl. Tears blurred my vision when I saw the suspect's picture. It was Darryl.
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.
Inspiring Tales of Spiritual Motherhood
5 pastors honor the women who nurtured them for ministry.
God. And at the same time, by letting me receive that kind of powerful, maternal warmth, God healed my vision of his own purposes for calling me. All
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.
6 Symptoms of Church Ministry Silos
And ways to help cure this type of disunity.
church: 1. Share the mission, vision, and values of the church. Clearly articulate one mission, vision, and set of value statements for the church. Then
A Guide to 25-Minute Meetings for Church Leaders
Planning a productive (and short) meeting in which everyone gets a voice.
topics are important). Roll the topics up into a bigger, long-term vision. Explain the “why.”. Present Main Ideas One by One (Eight Minutes). You've already