Mike Bonem is the author or co-author of three books, including In Pursuit of Great AND Godly Leadership and Leading from the Second Chair. An experienced consultant, he loves to work alongside the leaders of churches and other ministries to help them turn their visions into results. Mike’s previous experience includes over 10 years as an executive pastor, business strategy consulting with McKinsey and Company, and an MBA from Harvard Business School.
As you lead in children and family ministry, it's crucial to be self-aware and to keep asking yourself questions that will help you stay on course. We often talk about having an accountability partner and that is a great thing. But it's also just as important to keep yourself in check.
"I feel like a lot of people are reading the Bible in standard definition," says Rabbi Jason Sobel, "because they don’t know how the Old and the New Testaments connect. And when you connect the dots, the Bible comes alive."