Good Shepherds

Have you ever served in an environment where you truly thrived? The word itself brings visions of flourishing … of prospering and developing, growing and progressing, succeeding and advancing … of bearing fruit in such a way that a person’s service is a sincere pleasure, a deep delight and a true joy. In his wisdom, … Continue reading Good Shepherds

What is Your Vision?

And the Lord answered me: “Write the vision; make it plain on tablets, so he may run who reads it.” (Hab. 2:2) In Christian ministry, our vision, mission and values must communicate a clear way a ministry is seeking to impact the world for Jesus. Communicating a clear vision shares with the world that you … Continue reading What is Your Vision?

Employee Engagement

As Christian organizations, we often assume that our mission is so clear and compelling that employees will flock to be a part of the “Lord’s work” that we are advancing. We do indeed often have an advantage in attracting employees because they genuinely feel called and resonate deeply with our missions. However, many of us … Continue reading Employee Engagement

A Strategic Shift

If you’re a “leader” now, I’ll bet you were a great “doer” in the past. Your inclination to take charge and get busy distinguished you from the other doers and won you the opportunity to lead. Unfortunately, the do-it- yourself attitude that made you a great doer can make you a lousy leader because they … Continue reading A Strategic Shift