The following article was written by my good friend, Rick Ezell. Rick is a managing partner at Business Care of America. If you are a business owner in the upstate of South Carolina you need to reach out to Rick … Read the rest
Tag Archives: strategic planning
7 Things Every Church Needs to Know Before They Build
The following seven things are usually needed by every church that is planning to build and only the church can answer. Without answering these things your church construction project will … Read the rest
We Are Not in Kansas Anymore, Toto!
Think of how you would react if you knew with certainty that the following would be doubled in the next few years: your chance of being severely injured following off a ladder, … Read the rest
Is Your Church Disabled Accessible or Disabled Friendly?
By Mike Thompson
In 1998 I was diagnosed with Multiple Sclerosis. Over the years MS has progressed in my body causing my ability to walk to decrease. I have moved from weakness … Read the rest
Special thanks to Mike Thompson for his personal insight into the life of those with physical handicaps. His experience with churches provide us with a wealth of knowledge in a little talked about area of our ministries. Read this and … Read the rest
Have you tried to lead change, even a small one, in your church and ministry and found it extremely difficult? Do you find people in your church armed with a shield of resistance to any change? Is leading change one … Read the rest
How are pastors, along with everything else they are doing, supposed to develop leaders for every ministry in their church? This is no small task and I certainly had my struggles with it as a senior pastor. It takes time … Read the rest
With the new year quickly approaching do you have an established and proven process for developing an army of volunteers to serve in every ministry in your church?
Are you preparing people to serve way ahead of time or are … Read the rest
Thanks to our guest blogger today, Scott Couchenour, with www.servingstrong.com. He is a life coach assisting pastors and ministry leaders with avoiding burnout.
LEADING ON THE UPHILL
Occasionally I will join my wife who runs more religiously than I. … Read the rest