Month: October 2016

An Important Look Into Your Church’s Culture – Part 11

Honestly, I thought I was finished with this blog series after ten installments. But this weekend, a conversation brought one more idea to mind that I think is important enough to share. When you pastor a difficult church–one that’s been struggling for awhile and has frequently demonstrated unhealthy behaviors–you can easily slide into a view

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An Important Look Into Your Church’s Culture – Part 10

Beware of the “Culture of Can’t.” When you pastor a difficult congregation, you can easily feel overwhelmed at times with all you know you can’t do. So a trip to the next ministry conference confronts you with seven new ideas, each successfully navigated by an enthusiastic speaker. Just look at what I did…and you can do

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