Tag: Ministry

The Results of Right Pursuit

In our pursuit of happiness, are we pursuing the right things?

Our Responsibility to the Next Generation Leader

“When a movement develops around a dominant personality,” wrote J. Oswald Sanders, “the real test of the quality of his leadership is the manner in which that work survives the crisis of his removal.… If he is to discharge his trust fully he will…

Top Ten Reasons Pastors/Leaders Experience Difficulty in Transitions

Every leader feels the need at one time or another for a tranistion to take place in their organization.  Whether it is a church or a business, each of them require the leader to factor in the human dynamics that accompany this kind of…

3 Nonnegotiable Traits of a Leader

Leaders must possess many traits that will assist them in their leadership position.  But if you were to narrow them down to three specific traits that are nonnegotiable for a leader to be defined as a success, they would be: Competency: Defined as having the…

One Minute Devotional–2.28.12

“Therefore do not throw away your confidence, which has a great reward.  For you have need of endurance, so that when you have done the will of God you may receive what is promised.” Hebrews 10:35–36 (ESV) This is an incredible promise to the…

Leadership: Being True To Who You Are

We must learn common leadership principles, but power is released as we become true to our God-given personalities–Harold Myra Every leader is a unique individual! I know that is not a ground breaking statement, but it is a necessary principle that each leader needs…

Key Leadership Quality: Relationships

The need for relationship in leadership positions is often a neglected component that many leaders feel they do not have time for.  The busyness of the tasks of which they fill their days with have often pushed out the all important task of building…