It Should Never Take 7 Months

We live in a day and age where we expect instant gratification. You are hungry, you go through a fast food drive thru or zap something in the microwave for 3 minutes. You send a text and expect the person to respond within a few minutes. The same goes for email, since you should be ...

Back to School

There is a change in mindset when kids go back to school. Families get back on a schedule and church ministries normally start up again for the school year. Most children’s and student ministries change it up for the summer. Women’s bible studies take a hiatus. Other ministries continue on, such as mission’s trips and ...

When History Repeats Itself

We often hear the phrase history repeats itself. If you look at the Bible, it shows time and time again of God’s people repeating the same sins. They keep getting into the same, or very similar, predicament. His people recognize their mistake (eventually) and God comes through to redeem His people. This isn’t just true of Biblical ...

Employee Engagement Goes Both Ways

The term engagement has been thrown around a lot in the business world as of late. It is said that employee engagement is good for the organization. For employees to be engaged, there has to be a benefit to them as well. Employee engagement can be described as the level of commitment an employee has ...

Held to a Higher Standard

It is hard being a leader in a church. You are supposed to put on the perfect face with the perfect life. Or so that’s the lie that Satan wants you to believe. You work long hours. You may not have a good support system. You may not know how to lead well to begin ...

You Decide Your Church Culture

Culture is one of those words that is thrown around often but if you asked someone to describe it, they would have a hard time giving a solid definition. It is a feeling about an organization. It is the way it functions. It is the dress code. A solid definition of culture is culture is ...