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Powerful Question: What Leaves the Room When You Do?

Powerful Question: What Leaves the Room When You Do? | missionalchallenge.com

A few years ago when I attended the Lifeworkx training developed by Steve Aldrich, I learned a lot about myself and who God had made me to be. It was a wonderful five-week learning experience and I’m so grateful for Steve’s commitment to creative learning techniques and interactive training. I’m also very grateful for Dave and Debbie who mentored my wife and I through the entire process.

Leadership Development Starts With You

If you want to see the intentional development of leaders within your ministry or organization, leadership development has to start with you!

3 Step Strategic Planning Process

3 Step Strategic Planning Process | missionalchallenge.com

If you are going to successfully plan for the future, there are three things you need to know.
Where you are now (here)
Where you are going (there)
How to get there from here

Spiritual Growth is Never Easy

Spiritual Growth is Never Easy | missionalchallenge.com

A few years ago I had the marvelous opportunity to train leaders in southern France. I spent a week at Chateau de Saint Albain. It was so beautiful. I loved running through the countryside in the early mornings past the vineyards!

While at Work, WORK! (and other Habits)

While at Work, WORK! (and other Habits) | missionalchallenge.com

Many church planters and pastors struggle with maintaining a healthy work ethic, especially when they are the only “employee” of the church and their board or supervisor provides minimal supervision.

Good Leaders Are Always Learning

Good Leaders Are Always Learning | missionalchallenge.com

This picture inspired this blog post — note the phrase at the top: “Good divers are always learning.”

7 Habits of Great Coaches

7 Habits of Great Coaches | missionalchallenge.com

What does it take to be a great coach?

Climbing Walls

Climbing Walls | missionalchallenge.com

There are multiple ways up the wall, each with increasing challenge and difficulty. From the top you can see spectacular views of the surrounding city.

Spiritual Influence Begins with God

Spiritual Influence Begins with God | missionalchallenge.com

I have long understood that leadership is influence.

Don’t Plant a Church!

Don't Plant a Church! | missionalchallenge.com

I’ve been training and coaching church planters for many years! I really love helping church planters to start new churches. But today I’ve decided to change my message to church planters.