14 Valuable Church Leadership Development Tools For Teams

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The need for church leadership development today is crucial. Training and growing an individual or a group of potential leaders takes commitment, experience, and investment. Whether you are succession planning, in a church transition, or mentoring someone who wants to serve, it will require your time, effort, and energy. Church leadership development is not an … Read more

Why Hurt In The Church Is So Painful + 6 Ways To Recover

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Life offers very few sanctuaries. Places or communities where people can feel genuinely welcomed, vulnerable, cared for, seen, and heard. When we find a safe haven, it is natural to build our life around it with our time, energy, and resources. For many, their church becomes an integral part of their life, as it becomes … Read more

How To Transition Out Of Ministry Intact – 9 Helpful Tips

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Whether you’re considering how to transition out of ministry because it’s time to do something new, leaving ministry can be an exciting or nerve-wracking experience. There are many ways leaving ministry for secular work can affect your life and those around you. When I was 20 years old, I became a pastor and decided to … Read more

How To Define Your Church Core Values In 5 Simple Steps

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As a pastor or leader, identifying church core values is a great way to prioritize the principles that ideally guide your team effectively.  Core values provide a “voice” in the community and a language for communicating how you operate. Determining the core values of a church does not have to be complicated and is essential … Read more

Write Compelling Church Vision Statements In 6 Simple Steps

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Church leaders face many challenges in the 21st century. With religious affiliation and church membership declining in recent years,  pastors must continue to foster their community in a growing relationship between God and followers of Christ.  Every church and religious organization needs to communicate what it stands for and where it sees itself in the … Read more