3 Benefits to Building Leaders instead of Buying Leaders

Every growing church must ask themselves as they expand: Should we hire from the outside or the inside? I believe that in many cases, building is better than buying. In other words, hire and develop within your church rather than hiring outside of your church. Now, some positions are entirely fine for hiring, but I believe that there are some leadership positions that are better for building. A principle to live by is to buy doers and build the developers. Build those who will be developing and leading people. Those with the most influence over your church should be built … Continue reading 3 Benefits to Building Leaders instead of Buying Leaders

Making the Most of Your Christmas Break

I have never looked forward to Christmas as much as I have this year. I am unsure at why, but I believe I am looking forward to the break! I love Christmas break, and I am looking forward to doing exactly that. Taking a break. Ministry is busy. Ministry is demanding. If we are not careful, our schedules fill up every single day, and we become burnt out in ministry. Look, it is okay for you and I to take a break. So, here are a few ways to make the most of your Christmas break. 1) Sleep– I am … Continue reading Making the Most of Your Christmas Break