The Self-Aware Leader: Discovering Your Blind Spots to Reach Your Ministry Potential

by Terry Linhart Linhart’s new book is a wonderful handbook for discovering and developing self-awareness – which is necessary for authentic and effective Christian ministry leadership. Self-aware leaders are the key to vision focused leadership. Effective ministry begins here. You’ve studied what Continue reading The Self-Aware Leader: Discovering Your Blind Spots to Reach Your Ministry Potential

The Advantage: Why Organizational Health Trumps Everything Else In Business

by Patrick M. Lencioni Lencioni lays out a clear process for leading through change. I use chapter two, design clarity, to help congregational leaders re-vision and re-claim God’s purpose for them. The three other parts of his process are extremely helpful Continue reading The Advantage: Why Organizational Health Trumps Everything Else In Business

Canoeing the Mountains: Christian Leadership in Uncharted Territory

by Tod Bolsinger Bolsinger’s comparison of the Lewis and Clark expedition with leading the Christian church in today’s uncharted territory is still my favorite read for pastors and lay people in leadership. He captures the essence of leadership as we work Continue reading Canoeing the Mountains: Christian Leadership in Uncharted Territory