Month: November 2016

Elephants and mice: Do churches have to choose between the benefits of being large or small?

Elephants Leaders like it large At our best, leaders like it large because that means more people are hearing, believing and maturing in the gospel.  More people have found a spiritual home.   More people are exercising their gifts in ministry  More people are giving their lives in Christ’s service. More resources can be raised

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One clear question to see difficult decisions in a fresh light

Chip and Dan Heath tell a story of the computer chip company, Intel.  Back in the 1970s Intel was well-known for making computer memory – at one point they had a near monopoly – but they were being increasingly challenged by high-quality overseas competition. At the same time, a small team inside Intel was working

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