How Church Leaders Can Respond To Crisis Situations

2020 has been quite the year. We kicked off 2020 with the impeachment of President Trump (actually started in late 2019, but carried over into 2020). Then, Kobe Bryant (this one hurt bad as he was my favorite player to watch during my childhood). Then a global health pandemic that shut down pretty much everythingContinue reading “How Church Leaders Can Respond To Crisis Situations”

Another Blog Post About Churches Re-opening

How many posts have been written about churches re-opening? Way too many! I mean my inbox has been flooded with posts with subjects like, “Thoughts on churches re-opening,” “things to consider when re-opening,” “when should you re-open.” Im overwhelmed and a bit exhausted with it. I hesitated even writing about re-opening because every blogger whoContinue reading “Another Blog Post About Churches Re-opening”

3 Things Every Volunteer Wants Answered

So you want to attract and engage more volunteers? Of course you do, who wouldn’t? We all want volunteers, but so many leaders struggle with recruiting, keeping, and leading volunteers. Why? Here are a few reasons that I have seen: Unclear expectations Overwork No team chemistry Lack of purpose Unclear on ramps We all wantContinue reading “3 Things Every Volunteer Wants Answered”

4 Tips For Making Multi-Site Work

In 2014, our church launched its second location. Our church has been in the city of Jacksonville for over 100 years, and we have always had a vision of reaching the entire city. We felt that in order to continue with the vision of reaching our city in the modern church context, we must embraceContinue reading “4 Tips For Making Multi-Site Work”

5 Tips For Handling Discouragement In Leadership

When you sign up to be a leader, you also sign up to experience some seasons of discouragement. It comes with the territory. Not everyone will like your decisions and will let you know it….sometimes in “not so nice ways.” You will lose people. Some because they don’t care for you as their leader andContinue reading “5 Tips For Handling Discouragement In Leadership”