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Today’s church pastors face daunting cultural and leadership challenges. More than ever, church leaders need leadership resources and pastoral resources to enable them to advance the gospel of Jesus in these challenging times. ChurchLeaders.com is dedicated to providing resources and information for every church pastor. If you serve on a church staff as a senior pastor, executive pastor, teaching pastor, or any other pastoral role, you’ll find must-have pastoral and connections to a community of church leaders for greater Kingdom impact worldwide. Church leaders from every denomination find ideas, encouragement, inspiration, teaching tips, and support they are looking for here at ChurchLeaders.com. Join millions of pastors who look to us for resources and encouragement for church leadership. Leading your church is not only about preaching and teaching, but it is also about your relationship with Jesus. You will also find inspiration, encouragement, and help to keep your relationship with God strong and vibrant.

Pointers for Effective Leadership

Simply being a manager does not make someone an effective leader, but they can become effective leaders.  Thomas Haizlip is an expert in human...

Leadership Lessons from a Maestro

“For the seasoned maestro, it can feel like the ultimate dream come true. During the performance, the orchestra seems to read your mind, knowing...

What Leadership Was and What It Has Become

Leadership was once about hard skills such as planning, finance and business analysis. When command and control ruled the corporate world, the leaders were...

Three Essentials of Christian Leadership

According to human resource consultant William Heisler, three things emerge as real distinctives for the Christian who wants to be a God-honoring leader. Leadership...

There Is Nothing Quite Like A Good Leader

There are many leaders in the ministry world, but far fewer good ones. Is there some reason why is it so hard for a...

The Gift of Opposition

Opposition is an inevitable reality of pastoral life. Not just spiritual opposition ("we wrestle not against flesh and blood"). Not just the intellectual opposition...

Ten Top Tips for Leaders

Here are the ten most common areas discussed and developed during leadership coaching and mentoring sessions with senior executives. 1. Know yourself. Every experience contains...

Listening Without Ego

Joe Takash, consultant and author of Results Through Relationships: Building Trust, Performance and Profit Through People, says, “To be a superior listener, you must...

How to Lead Change

In his classic text, Leading Change, John Kotter offers timeless insights into the mechanics of change. In particular, he explores the following eight fundamental...

Do You Have a Tragic Flaw?

I’ve always said, “Better is always better.” But lately, I’ve been asking myself, “Is this really true?” Ambition is a good thing. Hard work is a good...

Change is a Process

Change is a process rather than an immediate outcome—a journey rather than a destination. You have to move from one stage of the process...

Bold Leadership

When people say “leadership” most mean, “being a good manager.” But leadership and management are virtually opposite skill sets, according to advertising guru Roy...

Key Reasons Teams Struggle and Fail

Veteran Christian leader and Taylor University president Eugene Habecker notes in the periodical Outcomes that in his extensive experience as a CEO in Christian...

8 Terms You Need for Evaluating Impact

Assessing just how well an organization is doing can be cumbersome even if it is necessary. For small or startup organizations, however, just knowing...

Finding the Right Lawyer for Your Church

No matter how noble their intentions, nonprofits need to be aware of legal obligations and restrictions. As Peri H. Pakroo points out in her...

Why Leaders Fail

Huge publicly-traded companies go down in flames under the guidance of capable leaders with highly questionable ethics. Gold medalist Marion Jones, once considered a...

A Leadership Life is a Disciplined Life

As children, most of us believed becoming an adult meant we could do whatever we wanted, whenever we wanted. As adults, we often tell...

5 Keys to Leadership Credibility 

In her book The Voice of Authority, Dianna Booher points out that just as credibility is important for an organization's message and mission, so...
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Andy Stanley: ‘You can’t be right with God if you are...

In a 45-minute interview, megachurch pastor Andy Stanley clarifies his view on the purpose of the Old Testament (and Scripture generally). According to Stanley, if the church is more concerned with holding to a certain view of Scripture than helping people embrace Jesus, we have a problem.

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Luis Palau: Never Forget How Grand Your Calling Is

Ministry matters, no matter how caught up we get in the daily grind. Luis Palau shares a lot of wonderful advice with us about the importance of unity and value of the local church. But one of his greatest passions is reminding pastors of the grandeur of their calling.

Senior Pastors

Today’s church pastors face daunting cultural and leadership challenges. More than ever, church leaders need leadership resources and pastoral resources to enable them to advance the gospel of Jesus in these challenging times. ChurchLeaders.com is dedicated to providing resources and information for every church pastor. If you serve on a church staff as a senior pastor, executive pastor, teaching pastor, or any other pastoral role, you’ll find must-have pastoral and connections to a community of church leaders for greater Kingdom impact worldwide.

Church leaders from every denomination find ideas, encouragement, inspiration, teaching tips, and support they are looking for here at ChurchLeaders.com. Join millions of pastors who look to us for resources and encouragement for church leadership.

Leading your church is not only about preaching and teaching, but it is also about your relationship with Jesus. You will also find inspiration, encouragement, and help to keep your relationship with God strong and vibrant.