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Stress

Ever feel stressed? Or maybe I should say… ever feel NOT stressed? Ministry is messy. Ministry is complicated. Ministry is stressful. Maybe you can relate: Tweet Share Share Pin +11 Reddit StumbleTotal Shares 1

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Teams that Thrive: Five Disciplines of Collaborative Church Leadership

Last week, I had the opportunity to sit down with Warren Bird and Ryan Hartwig and discuss their new book on collaborative church leadership.  I think you’ll enjoy this quick, fun video interview. So… why should you read this book when Amazon.com lists 38,927 books on “church leadership”?  That’s my first question… and Warren Bird’s 

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Six things that can lead to really bad leadership…

Phil Cooke lists six situations and cultures of churches that can hide bad leadership, at least for a season: 1.  Money… mistakes can be fixed and bad leadership and decisions can usually be rectified if you have deep enough pockets. 2.  Resources… like multiple assistants, a talented staff, a beautiful facility, etc.  A great staff 

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