Christian Leadership Alliance President and CEO Tami Heim recently interviewed Valerie Bell, CEO of Awana. With an unwavering commitment to the gospel, Awana reaches nearly five million kids every week in 126 countries, making disciples of children and youth from every background and leading them to know, love and serve Jesus for the rest of … Continue reading Recharge and Accelerate!
Effective leadership requires intentionality in planning and actions, as well as in times of restoration and renewal. And like communicating, influencing, and supporting, effectively recharging necessitates a multi-directional approach as we lead: Ourselves Our teams Other leaders Recharging Ourselves “It is God the Creator who made limits, and…placed them within us for our protection. We … Continue reading Recharge As You Lead
“What then are we afraid of? Can we have too much of God? Is it a misfortune to be freed from the heavy yoke of the world, and to bear the light burden of Jesus Christ?” – François Fénelon Can we have too much of God? What a question from this French theologian to ponder … Continue reading Take My Yoke
From Roy’s journal during stage-four lung cancer: “A significant mind shift happened this week. Margaret and I were walking, and as usual, she was thinking ahead of me. She asked me what my plans were for getting stronger and healthier. By the next day, I determined that I’d been operating in survival mode. It was … Continue reading Inside-Out Leadership
The year 2020 has been the most interesting, ever-changing and challenging year for me as a Human Resources Executive. Back in March of 2020, I was finishing a wonderful ministry trip to our office in Brazil, when I was informed that a virus was spreading across America and the world. At first, I was in … Continue reading Recharge, Reset and Refresh!
BOOKS 1. Tempered Resilience: How leaders are formed in the crucible of change By Tod Bolsinger (IVP, Nov. 10, 2020) Book Overview 2. The Nonprofit Playbook: The essential 12 step guide to sustainable success By Elizabeth V. Maring (RiverAuthor Press, Oct. 9, 2020) Book Overview 3. God Walk: Moving at the speed of your soul By Mark … Continue reading Books for Winter 2020