Category Archives: leadership

  1. The easy part, and the hard part

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    22/09/2016 by Chris Green

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    In every leadership task there’s an easy part and a hard part – and they just keep on coming

  2. The flappy sail – 6 tiny signs to pay attention to as you hit a new season at church

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    31/08/2016 by Chris Green

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    Another sailing cliché that you can mull on as you still enjoy the remnants of that holiday glow.

    How can you tell if you’re positioned to get the best possible amount of energy from the wind, to get where you want to go?

    You listen, and you look. Because – ‘a flappy sail is not a happy sail.’

  3. If you’re not capsizing…

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    25/08/2016 by Chris Green

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    Learning to sail was a deliberate exercise in getting out of my comfort zone. Way out. I say ‘learning to sail,’ meaning ‘starting to learn to sail’. Meaning, ‘learning how to capsize with good grace.’ Mostly. And get quite bruised in the process.

  4. Words: the leader’s most powerful tool

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    27/06/2016 by Chris Green

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    Our politicians have just refused to speak for 48hrs, and deprived themselves and us of leadership. We preachers can and must do better.

  5. The Giveaway!

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    02/06/2016 by Chris Green

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    Yup, I have ten copies of Thom Rainer’s new book ‘Who moved my pulpit?’ to give away (thanks, Thom!).

    All you have to be in with a chance is to subscribe to my email list!

  6. GIVEAWAY! Thom Rainer, ‘Who Moved My Pulpit?’

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    20/05/2016 by Chris Green

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    From June 1st I’m going to be running a giveaway for copies of Thom Rainer’s new book, ‘Who Moved My Pulpit? Leading Change in the Church’. Stay tuned for more details! You can download a sample chapter from this post.

  7. The two-way mirror: how we see the world, how the world sees the cross

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    25/04/2016 by Chris Green

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    There is a stubbornness in the way the Bible refuses to glamorise the Christian life. We shall never escape the reality of conforming to Jesus’ death, until we ourselves die.

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