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Should Close Friends Be on the Same Leadership Team?

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Can close personal friends be trusted to put the good of the church ahead of their friendship, when necessary?

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How to Help Those Who Feel Rejection

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Our brains record social pain in the same place they record physical pain. Here are ways to prevent those feelings of rejection.

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4 Simple Steps to Deal With Burnout

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It’s important to be able to identify and counteract burnout before it buries you. Follow these four steps to dig yourself out.

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Resolving Conflict? Do This First

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Making an effort to resolve relational conflict is never easy, but here are some biblical steps to prepare your heart beforehand.

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4 Keys to Communicating Changes

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Change can be difficult on those we lead. Here are keys to communicating change in a way that will be well-received.

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5 Leadership Insights I Wish I’d Known

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You won’t glean these insights in seminary, but if you take them to heart you can save yourself a lot of ministry headaches.

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Sermon Prep: 4 Ways to Improve Your Focus

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Focus on these things in sermon preparation and you’ll minimize the distractions that can derail productivity.

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How to Handle Tough Conversations

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A few simple guidelines can minimize the awkwardness of a serious conversation.

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6 Ways to Build Community in Your Leadership Team

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Take time to consider these ways to foster a sense of community among team members.

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Should a Pastor Always Be Accessible?

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“I believe that pastors who make themselves accessible 24/7 can’t do the job God has called them to do.”

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