I am honored to lead the Resources Division at LifeWay and serve with a team of leaders who are passionate to serve the Church in Her mission of making disciples. Each Wednesday, I share the heart behind one of the resources our team has developed and give an opportunity for you to register to win a free copy of the resource. This week’s resource is smallgroup.com, whose team developed this post. Imagine with me for a minute. It’s September. You have signed up new leaders and launched your fall groups push. Things seem to be going great—until you start hearing about groups that are no longer meeting, leaders who have… [Read More]
Good thoughts on “preseason training” for leaders from Philip Nation (via Herm Edwards): assignment, alignment, and technique. One of the most valuable attributes of leaders is being respectful—their employees say so. Important thoughts in the Harvard Business Review on respectful leadership. We all aspire to greatness, don’t we? This is especially true in the leadership world. Brad Lomenick, helpful as usual, shares 10 simple ways leaders can be great. If you want something done, give it to a busy mom. Some insight on why women are often better leaders than men. The only way to make disciples is…patiently. Great post from Logan Gentry on the Verge Network blog about the most… [Read More]
Brentwood Baptist Church, a multisite church in the Nashville area is using Ministry Grid to train hundreds of volunteers and prepare hundreds of students for missions. Watch their story of why Ministry Grid is the ideal tool for them and see how it might transform volunteer and leader training at your church. Read more about Ministry Grid and how it can help you equip leaders in your church.
The great mark of leadership is the development of other leaders. In the church this can be done at all levels, and the people are hungry for it. People want to serve, to lead, but they often don’t know how or lack the confidence to lead and serve. So train them. Ministry Grid is a unique platform offering training for every member of a church. Here are five ways Ministry Grid can help you train your people to serve and lead.