Healthy Vacations

Healthy Vacations

How you may benefit from more breaks! Have you ever noticed how overworking within ministry can sometimes be applauded? The extended hours, evening meetings, and, of course, the weekends leave little space for rest or time away from work. While ministry is a calling...
Commitment

Commitment

We place a high value on commitment. Whether it be in our churches, our relationships, our ministry, or our marriages, commitment is a trait we applaud. Perhaps this is because it’s a necessary ingredient for long-lasting relationships! We can see this played out most...
Mastering Confrontation

Mastering Confrontation

4 Process Strategies for Mastering Confrontation As a leader dealing with confrontation regularly, it’s helpful to continuously gather tools and resources for practical help when confrontation arises. We know there is no one formula to use per conflict. With each team...
Growth by Subtraction

Growth by Subtraction

Growth often starts with subtraction. When a leader sets a fresh direction/strategy for an organization or enlarges the building to accommodate growth, it’s almost always accompanied by a few people leaving. It throws some leaders into a panic: “How can anyone not be...
What if You Never Existed?

What if You Never Existed?

There’s a new movie releasing soon called Yesterday. The premise is a world where the Beatles never existed. It got me to thinking about this question: Can you imagine a world where pastors never existed? Check out this post on our ExPastors.com blog where I explore...