Measuring Success
Missional Living

Expand Measurements of Success in Ministry

There is always a tension between the natural unfettered growth within ministry and demonstrating progress and success for accountability purposes as you strive for excellence.  The typical measurements of “success” have been centered around numbers - how many conversions, how many baptisms, how many churches planted, etc.  Though those are all very good aspects of growth, [...]

Disagree Agreeably
Missional Living

Disagree Agreeably

Soft Skills for Ministry Leaders – Disagreeing Agreeably by Robby Partain Conflict is not necessarily bad in a church. Disagreements happen in a community when people care and are engaged. A church that is completely conflict free is probably not doing much or attempting much. The opposite of conflict is not health. It is disengaged [...]