Leadership

Created on July 22nd, 2012

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thinking of leadership as dance
The Dance of Ministry

The Dance of Ministry

By Jay Voorhees
A hundred pounds and two kids ago I was a dancer. In fact, I was a dance caller for the local contra dance group that meets every Friday night in Nashville. For those who… read more
When "Some People" Complain

When "Some People" Complain

By Matthew L. Kelley
Pastor Smith is winding down after a long day of ministry. Her first six months in her new church have had their challenges, but overall she feels like she’s being accepted… read more
Dealing with Anonymous Critics

Dealing with Anonymous Critics

By Ron Edmondson
I received some anonymous criticism last week. I’m one of those rare leaders who doesn’t automatically dismiss criticism from someone who doesn’t sign their… read more
10 Things that Kill Ministry

10 Things that Kill Ministry

By Dyton L. Owen
Over the years of my ministry, I have learned – often, the hard way – that there are some things that can (and often do) kill ministry and have been known to kill a… read more
The Quiet Pastor: Affirming Different Personalities in Ministry

The Quiet Pastor: Affirming Different Personalities in Ministry

By Billy Doidge Kilgore
Pastors come in different shapes and sizes. Each one brings a unique ministry that is expressed through his or her personality. Pastors' personalities allow them to excel in some… read more
7 Steps When You Are Frustrated Enough To Quit… But Can’t

7 Steps When You Are Frustrated Enough To Quit… But Can’t

By Ron Edmondson
I was talking to a staff member of a church recently who is ready to quit. But, he can’t. What he’s experiencing is not depression, in my opinion. It could turn into… read more