Leadership as Listening

Leadership begins with listening. Listening is however a reflective practice that engages with the many voices around us. These voices may come from a variety…


Covenantal Missiology

Covenant is not only one of the overarching motifs in Scripture, but also a hermeneutical key for our understanding of mission itself. Covenant presumes an…


A Leader’s Toolbox: First Who, Then What

Here we are. This is the fifth and last post in this series I titled A Leader's Toolbox. Leadership is about becoming whether helping others take the next…


A Leader’s Toolbox: Organizations as Cultures

Back to our reading of Reframing Organizations, Lee Bolman and Terrence Deal offer an insightful look into two frameworks that are easily overlooked in…


A Leader’s Toolbox: Organization and Adaptability

Lee Bolman and Terrence Deal are two scholars who in 2008 published a seminal book on organizational management called "Reframing Organizations". Their work…


The State of Pastors 2017

The Barna Group just released a groundbreaking study on the state of pastors in the US today. Although this survey was conducted in the US, you may find that…