5 leadership lessons

Lovett H. Weems, Jr. outlines how his leadership was influenced by others in this Leading Ideas feature.

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Knowing the next generation

Rev. Frank Powell encourages churches to understand rather than stigmatize Millennials.

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October is Pastor Appreciation Month

From photos to prayers to food, learn what gifts — and actions — mean the most to pastors.

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Directed by the Spirit

The “Director Model” of new Michigan Conference is designed for vision-keeping.

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Teaching videos online

Videos of Rev. Susan Beaumont’s two teaching sessions are now available to view.

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Changing pastors? It’s okay!

The District Superintendent calls … “Your pastor is leaving.” What do you do next?

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Sharp strategies for meetings

Meetings should be holy ground where the Spirit can act because people are gathered in common purpose.

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Choosing ‘bold over cool’

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The pastor shares how a church claimed their “congregational DNA.”

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Avoiding pastor burnout

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Information nor inspiration is enough. Pastors need to turn congregations into perspiration.

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Why people resist change

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Pastor Ron Edmondson asks, “Leader, are you paying attention to the emotions of change?”

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