Some time ago, I spent some time with a long-time mentor. I was describing some leadership issues and asked for his advice. He cited a Latino farming proverb. I won’t try to say it in Spanish; I’ll just offer its meaning: “The avocados sort themselves out in the walking.” (Or, something like that.) I don’t […]
I’ve been blogging for more than eight years.
Can churches grow in the summer? Of course they can.
By Tim Spivey “The single most important thing great companies did that good companies didn’t was make superb people decisions.” That was from Jim Collins at the Catalyst West conference last week. Collins is one of my favorite…OK, my favorite, author on leadership from a business perspective. The research his team has done over the […]
The job will get done better and more consistently if those on the staff like each other.
So, how’s your church budget doing this year? It’s March now, which means it’s also a good time to look at church finances.
In the last post I introduced the subject of mental preparation for ministry and offered three skills of those well prepared mentally for ministry
We focus rightly on spiritual preparation for ministry.
Do you attend your local pastors’ gathering?